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British English: /ˈklʌɪmaks/
American English: /ˈklaɪˌmæks/

Translation of climax in French:


  • 1 (culmination, end) (of career)
    (of war, frenzy, conflict) paroxysme (m)
    (of plot, speech, play) point (m) culminant
    to reach its climax
    (argument, crisis, battle)
    atteindre son paroxysme
    (contest, performance)
    atteindre son point culminant
    it's a fitting climax to a long career
    c'est le couronnement d'une longue carrière
    the exciting climax of the tournament
    la finale passionnante du tournoi

transitive verb

  • être l'apothéose de (festival, match, week)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (reach a high point)
    atteindre son grand moment
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