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line

Pronunciation: /laɪn/

Translation of line in French:

n

  • 10 (in prose) ligne (f); (in poetry) vers (m) to learn one's lines [actor] apprendre son texte
  • 11to fall into line with s'aligner sur to bring sb into line ramener qn dans le rang to keep sb in line tenir qn en main
  • 12 (stance) the official line la position officielle to take a firm line with sb se montrer ferme avec qn
  • 14 [Mil] enemy lines lignes (fpl) ennemies

vt

phr (in line with)

  • en accord avec [policy, trend] to increase in line with augmenter proportionnellement à

Phrasal verbs

line up

line up (side by side) se mettre en rang; (one behind the other) se mettre en file
line [sth] up (align) aligner (with sur) 1.1 sélectionner [team]

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