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ceiling
British English: /ˈsiːlɪŋ/
American English: /ˈsilɪŋ/

Translation of ceiling in French:

noun

  • 1 (Aviation, Construction, Meteorology) a high-ceilinged room
    une pièce avec un haut plafond
  • 2 (upper limit) to set a ceiling of 10% on wage rises
    fixer un plafond de 10% d'augmentation des salaires
    to set a ceiling on the number of shareholders
    imposer une limite sur le nombre d'actionnaires

Idioms

to hit the ceiling

(American English)

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