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hedge
British English: /hɛdʒ/
American English: /hɛdʒ/

Translation of hedge in French:

noun

transitive verb

  • 1 [literal]
    planter une haie autour de (area)
  • 3 (Finance)
    se protéger contre (loss, risk)

intransitive verb

  • (equivocate)
    se dérober

also: hedged past participle adjective

  • 1
    (field, paddock)
    fermé
    hedged with
    bordé de
  • 2 [figurative]hedged about with
    truffé de (problems, restrictions)

Idioms

to hedge one's bets

se couvrir

to look as if one has been dragged through a hedge backwards

avoir l'air tout ébouriffé

Phrasal verbs

hedge against

(Finance)
hedge against [something]
se protéger contre (inflation, loss)

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