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joindre

  
      vt  
     (à une lettre)    to enclose  
Je joins mon curriculum vitae.      I enclose my CV.  
     [+fichier]   to attach  
joindre qch à      to enclose sth with  
   (=contacter)   to reach, to get hold of  
Vous pouvez le joindre chez lui.      You can reach him at home.  
     (mettre bout à bout, ensemble)    to join, to put together  
On va joindre les deux tables.      We're going to put the two tables together.  
joindre les mains      to put one's hands together  
joindre les talons      to put one's heels together  
joindre les deux bouts        (fig)   to make ends meet  
   (=combiner)  
joindre qch à qch      to combine sth with sth  
joindre l'utile à l'agréable      to combine business with pleasure  
      vi  
[volets, éléments]  
to fit properly  
Ces planches joignent mal.      These planks don't fit properly.  


joindre (se)  
      vpr/récip     (par téléphone)    to get in touch, to reach one another by phone  
Cela fait deux semaines qu'ils n'arrivent plus à se joindre.      For the last two weeks they haven't been able to get in touch., For the last two weeks they haven't been able to reach one another by phone.  
      vpr/vi   (=accompagner)  
se joindre à qn      to join sb  
se joindre à qch        [+mouvement, groupe]   to join in sth  
Sabine se joint à nous pour vous souhaiter ...      Sabine joins us in wishing you ...  
      vpr/pass  
[mains]  
to join
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
v.
close
[Tech.]
vt.
1) join (vt), 2) close (vi), 3) contact (vt), 4) joined (pass.), 5) contacted (pass.), 6) join (refl)
v.
attach (vt.)
[Tech.]
v.
join (vt.) ; contact (vt.)
exp.
to enclose sth with
exp.
to put one's hands together
v.
enclose a certificate
exp.
to put one's heels together
exp.
to join sb
exp.
to join in sth
exp.
to combine sth with sth
v.
make ends meet
exp.
to combine business with pleasure
v.
walk the talk ; turn the talk into action ; match the words with action
exp.
We're going to put the two tables together.
exp.
You can reach him at home.
exp.
I have at last managed to contact him.
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'joindre' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
v.
joindre
v.
joindre
exp.
joindre à
exp.
joindre les mains
exp.
joindre qn par radio
v.
joindre les deux bouts
exp.
joindre les deux bouts
exp.
joindre qn par téléphone
exp.
Où pouvons-nous vous joindre?
exp.
Puis-je me joindre à vous?

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