se brûler translation | French-English dictionary

brûler v.
burn (vt.,vi.) ; be burning (+inf.) (vt.,vi.)

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
exp.
to blow one's brains out
v.
run a (red) light (US) ; jump the lights (UK) ; shoot the lights (UK)
Passer un feu de circulation qui est au rouge
n.
firewood
n.
methylated spirit
exp.
to light a candle
exp.
to make rapid progress
vi.
shoot ahead
exp.
to cut corners
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'se brûler' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
exp.
se brûler
exp.
se brûler les doigts
[Fig.]
v.
se brûler les doigts
Collins

brûler (se)

  
      vpr/vi   to burn o.s.  ,   (avec de l'eau bouillante)    to scald o.s.
      vpr/réfl  
se brûler la cervelle      to blow one's brains out  
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"se brûler": examples and translations in context
Qu'ils mettent leurs souliers, ils vont se brûler les pieds ! Make sure they put their shoes on. They'll burn their feet!
Comment un démon peut porter un crucifix et ne pas se brûler les chairs ? How does a demon wear a crucifix and not burn the flesh it inhabits?
"Comment manger une pizza sans se brûler le palais." "How to eat pizza without burning the roof of your mouth."
Il veut se brûler la cervelle parce qu'il était caissier dans une banque. Guy wants to burn his brains 'cause he was cashier of a bank.
Je l'ai vue se brûler les mains contre une vitre froide. I saw her burn her hands on a cold window.
Il semble que Charlie nage dans des eaux troubles mais elle est sur le point de se brûler. Seems Charlie's in hot water... And she's about to get burned.
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