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thrust

  
      n  
   (=pushing action)  
[+sword, knife]  
coup    m  
   (=propulsive force)   [+engine]   poussée    f     
→ The direction of thrust is controlled by computer.        
→ The cabin shook with the thrust of the engine.        
→ An exploding nuclear device creates enough thrust to launch hot bursts of gases all the way up to the stratosphere.        
forward thrust      poussée    f   de propulsion  
→ This hydrofoil action of the bird's wings results in rapid forward thrust, so the bird can 'fly' underwater.        
reverse thrust      poussée    f   inversée  
→ The pilot puts the engine into reverse thrust to quickly slow the plane down.        
   (=emphasis)   axe    m     
the main thrust of sth      l'axe principal de qch  
→ The main thrust of the research will be the study of the early Universe        
      vt     ( thrust    pt, pp  )
   (=push)   pousser brusquement  
→ They thrust him into the back of a jeep.        
to thrust sth in sth      fourrer qch dans qch  
He thrust his hands into his pockets.      Il fourra ses mains dans ses poches.  
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trust, thru, thrush, thrusting

Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
poussée
[Tech.]
v.
pousser
[Tech.]
n.
segment axial
[Tech.]
n.
levier de pas
[Tech.]
n.
manette de poussée
aviation
n.
collet de butée
[Tech.]
n.
palier de butée
[Tech.]
n.
choc systolique
[Med.]
n.
remarque mordante ; coup de pointe
exp.
poussée inversée
n.
butée à segments
[Tech.]
n.
demi-flasque de butée
[Tech.]
n.
butée à billes
[Tech.]
n.
butée à billes
[Tech.]
n.
butée à rouleaux
[Tech.]
n.
carter de butée
[Tech.]
n.
butée
[Tech.]
n.
palier radial de butée
[Tech.]
n.
bague d'épaulement séparée
[Tech.]
n.
butée à double effet
[Tech.]
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'thrust' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
n.
thrust
n.
thrust collar
[Tech.]
n.
thrust roller
[Tech.]
n.
thrust bearing
[Tech.]
n.
reverse thrust
n.
plain thrust bearing
[Tech.]
n.
single-direction thrust bearing
[Tech.]
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