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écarquiller

  

      vt  
écarquiller les yeux      to stare wide-eyed  
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écarquiller v.
open wide

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exp.
to stare wide-eyed
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"écarquiller": examples and translations in context
Et regarder ses yeux s'écarquiller. And watch his eyes go wide.
Qu'as-tu à écarquiller les yeux ? Why are you staring at your superior?
Cecil fait aussi écarquiller les yeux lorsqu'il fait un cabré dans son fauteuil roulant. Cecil has also raised eyebrows when he does a wheelie on his wheelchair.
Les yeux des enfants étaient prêts à sortir littéralement de leurs orbites ; ils ne pouvaient pas plus les écarquiller. The children's eyes were literally ready to pop out of their sockets; they could not open them more.
Il s'est avéré que cet argument les a fait écarquiller les yeux. It proved to be an argument that opened their eyes.
Qu'es ce que c'est yeux écarquiller qui te regarde ? What, dead googly eyes staring at you?
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