le torchon brûle translation English | French-English dictionary

le torchon brûle adv.
there's a running battle

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
cloth
n.
tea towel rail
n.
scrap
nm.
top quality cooked ham
n.
dishcloth
adv.
out of the blue
n.
burnt person
exp.
burnt alive
n.
rush light
n.
serious burn victim
adj.
chestnut dark
n.
perfume burner
n.
burnt taste
n.
smell of burning
v.
be burnt alive
n.
burning smell
[Tech.]
v.
burn to death
exp.
point-blank
exp.
there's a smell of burning
exp.
burnt
exp.
to be burnt at the stake
v.
burn (vt.,vi.) ; be burning (+inf.) (vt.,vi.)
exp.
you're getting warm
v.
run a (red) light (US) ; jump the lights (UK) ; shoot the lights (UK)
Passer un feu de circulation qui est au rouge
n.
people with serious burns ; serious burn victims
exp.
to light a candle
exp.
to cut corners
vi.
shoot ahead
exp.
to make rapid progress
v.
burn your bridges (fig)
[Fig.] Accomplir un acte après lequel tout recul, tout revirement est impossible
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torchon  


      nm     (à vaisselle)    tea towel   (Grande-Bretagne)  , dish towel   (USA)     ,   (pour le ménage)    cloth
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See also:

toron, torche, torcher, torchis


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