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huddle
British English: /ˈhʌd(ə)l/
American English: /ˈhədl/

Translation of huddle in French:

noun

  • 1 (cluster) (of people)
    petit groupe (m)
    (of buildings)
    (of objects)
    they were in a huddle around the radio
    ils s'étaient regroupés autour du poste de radio
    to go into a huddle
    se réunir en petit comité
  • 2 (American English) (Sport) (of footballers)
    (pour mettre au point la stratégie à adopter)

intransitive verb

  • they huddled at the bus stop
    ils se pressaient à l'arrêt de bus
    he was huddling over a fire/in a corner
    il était blotti près du feu/dans un coin
    she huddled under the bushes
    elle se blottit sous les buissons
    the village huddles between the mountains and the sea
    le village est blotti entre les montagnes et la mer
    to huddle around
    se presser autour de
    (fire, radio, speaker)

also: huddled past participle adjective

  • (figure, group)
    blotti
    huddled in
    recroquevillé dans
    (chair, bed, car)
    they lay huddled together in the tent
    ils étaient blottis ensemble dans la tente
    houses huddled around the square
    des maisons serrées autour de la place

Phrasal verbs

huddle together

se serrer les uns contre les autres

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