raser les murs translation English | French-English dictionary

raser les murs id.
keep a low profile

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
exp.
to shave one's legs
exp.
The walls were bare.
adv.
the walls have ears
exp.
The walls were daubed with graffiti.
exp.
The floor is grotty, the walls too.
v.
bang the head against the wall
v.
shave
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raser  


      vt  
     [+barbe, cheveux]   to shave off  
  [+menton, personne]  
to shave  
Ray a rasé sa barbe.      Ray has shaved off his beard.  
   *   (=ennuyer)   to bore
     [+bâtiment]   to raze
   (=frôler)   to graze, to skim  


crème à raser  
      nf   shaving cream  
mousse à raser  
      nf   shaving foam  
raser (se)  
      vpr/réfl  
   to shave  
se raser la barbe      to shave one's beard off  
se raser les jambes      to shave one's legs  
   *   (=s'ennuyer)   to be bored stiff *  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
"raser les murs": examples and translations in context
Il parle d'un coupable recherché par la police qui rase les murs. Something about a culprit who walks on his toes because the police are looking for him.
Qui rase les murs? Who's slinking about?
Marié, a des enfants, rase les murs pour aller aux bains, porte toujours son alliance. He's married, has children, hides on his way to the bathroom, still wearing the ring that his wife gave him.
Ton manteau ! Tu rases les murs maintenant ? What have you done to your coat?
Pourquoi raser un bâtiment à cause de ce que ses murs ont vu ? Why raise a building for what its walls have seen?
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