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ancre

  

      nf   anchor  
jeter l'ancre      to cast anchor  
lever l'ancre      to weigh anchor  
à l'ancre      at anchor  
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See also:

ancrer, s'ancrer, ancrer, ancrage

ancre n.
anchor

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
adv.
at anchor
n.
sea anchor
[Tech.]
n.
unbuoyed anchor
[Tech.]
n.
drag anchor
n.
kedge anchor
n.
last hope
n.
sheet anchor
nf.
anchor
nf.
sheet anchor
v.
weigh anchor (lit) ; to leave (fig)
S'en aller
v.
cast anchor (lit) ; drop anchor (fig) ; put down roots (fig)
s'arrêter pour un certain temps quelque part / S'en aller
exp.
to drop anchor
v.
cast anchor
v.
cast anchor again
v.
weigh anchor (vi.) ; get going (vi.)
exp.
to weigh anchor
v.
cast anchor (lit) ; drop anchor (fig) ; put down roots (fig)
s'arrêter pour un certain temps quelque part / S'en aller
vi.
1) cast anchor, 2) put down roots
exp.
to cast anchor
v.
weigh anchor (vi.) ; get going (vi.)
v.
cast anchor (vi.) ; put down roots (vi.)
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'ancre' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
n.
ancre
n.
ancre flottante
n.
ancre de miséricorde
vi.
lever l'ancre
pr. part
levant l'ancre
pr. part
levant l'ancre
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