jette translation | French-English dictionary

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jette

  

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    jeter  
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jeter, jet, jet, se jeter

il est fin comme Gribouille (qui se jette dans l'eau par crainte de la pluie) exp.
he's dumb as rocks ; he doesn't have two brain cells to rub together ; he's thick as two planks ; he's one fry short of a Happy Meal
il est sot, stupide

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
jet
n.
spray
[Tech.]
v.
throw (vt.) ; cast (vt.)
[Tech.]
n.
jet lesion
[Med.]
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'jette' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
v.
jette l'ancre
exp.
Je ne jette jamais rien.
v.
jette un coup d'oeil rapide
exp.
Je jette simplement un coup d'œil.
"jette": examples and translations in context
Il jette les propositions à la poubelle. It throws them in the waste-paper basket.
Ne jette pas les restes de pâte. Tu peux la rouler et faire d'autres biscuits. Do not throw out the leftover dough. You can roll it and make more cookies.
Ma réponse fait naître les grésillements de la braise sur laquelle on jette de l'eau. My answer produces the hissing of a fire that's had water thrown onto it.
Ne jette rien par les fenêtres ou dans l'autobus. Don't throw anything out the windows or around in the bus.
Attends! Ne jette pas cet œuf! Il est parfaitement bon à consommer. Wait! Don’t throw out that perfectly fine egg. Eat it!
Je jette à Aoïdé ce qu'on appelle un regard noir : I give Aoide what is generally called a black look:
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