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British English: /briːtʃ/
American English: /britʃ/

Translation of breach in French:


transitive verb

  • 1
    faire une brèche dans (wall, defence)
  • 2 [figurative]
    ne pas respecter (law, rule, protocol)


to be honoured in the breach

ne pas être respecté

to step into the breach

faire un remplacement au pied levé
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