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British English: /leɪs/
American English: /leɪs/

Translation of lace in French:


  • 1
    made of lace
    en dentelle
    a piece of lace
    before n (curtain, dress, handkerchief)
    en dentelle
    de la dentelle
  • 2
    (on shoe, boot, dress)
    (on tent)
    shoe laces
    lacets (mpl) de chaussures
    to tie one's laces
    nouer or attacher ses lacets

transitive verb

  • 1 (fasten, tie)
    (shoes, corset, dress)
    (tent flap)
    to lace somebody into
    lacer quelqu'un dans
  • 2 (add substance to) See examples: to lace a drink with something
    mettre quelque chose dans une boisson
    (alcohol, poison)
    his drink was laced with whisky
    on avait mis du whisky dans sa boisson
    to be laced with
    être mêlé de
    (irony, humour, colour)

intransitive verb

Phrasal verbs

lace up

1 lace up
(shoe, corset, dress)
se lacer
the dress laces up at the back
la robe se lace dans le dos
2 lace [something] up, lace up [something]
(shoes, boots, corset, dress)
(tent flap)

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