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British English: /pəːtʃ/
American English: /pərtʃ/

Translation of perch in French:


  • 2 [figurative] (vantage point)
    position (f) élevée
  • 4 [dated] (unit of length)
    5 mètres

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • (bird, person)
    se percher (on sur)
    to be perched on something
    (bird, person, building)
    être perché sur quelque chose


to knock somebody off their perch

détrôner quelqu'un
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