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pack up

Translation of pack up in French:

  • 1 pack up 1.1 (prepare to go)
    (person)
    faire ses valises
    to pack up and leave
    faire ses valises
    1.2
    [informal]
    (break down)
    (TV, machine)
    se détraquer
    (informal)
    (heart, liver)
    ne pas tenir le coup
    1.3
    [informal]
    (stop)
    s'arrêter
  • 2 pack [something] up, pack up [something] 2.1 (put away)
    (books, clothes)
    (in boxes, crates) (books, objects)
    2.2
    [informal]
    (stop) See examples: to pack up doing
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