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crab
British English: /krab/
American English: /kræb/

Translation of crab in French:

noun

  • 1 (Zoology, Culinary) dressed crab
    crabe farci
  • 2 (in zodiac) the Crab
    le Cancer

also: crabs plural noun

  • (unsold books)
    invendus mpl

transitive verb p prés etc -bb-

  • 1 (Aviation)
    faire voler [quelque chose] en crabe (plane)
  • 2 (American English) [informal] to crab somebody's act
    gâcher les effets de quelqu'un

intransitive verb p prés etc -bb-

  • 2 (Nautical)
    (boat)
    progresser en crabe

Idioms

to catch a crab

(in rowing)
plonger la rame trop profond, aller à la pêche [informal]

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