Share this entry

friction
British English: /ˈfrɪkʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ˈfrɪkʃ(ə)n/

Translation of friction in French:

noun

  • 4
    uncountable [figurative] (conflict) conflits mpl (between entre)
    there is growing friction between management and workforce
    il y a de plus en plus de conflits entre la direction et les employés
    there is a certain amount of friction in any family
    il y a toujours des conflits dans les familles
    this decision is bound to cause friction
    cette décision va être cause de friction

Definition of friction in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: