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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
to shave one's legs
The walls were bare.
the walls have ears
bang the head against the wall
The walls were daubed with graffiti.
The floor is grotty, the walls too.
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     [+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)  
   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
D'une authenticité remarquable et sans concession, de la falsification des passeports à la fabrication de faux billets, de la violence et la criminalité omniprésente dans la communauté des immigrés et en dehors ("raser les murs"), du "juju" vaudou aux prédications chrétiennes et aux prières musulmanes, The film is as authentic as it is without compromise, from the falsification of passports to fake bank notes, immigrant community violence and crime, voodoo rituals, Christian premonitions and Muslim prayers.
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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