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plaster
British English: /ˈplɑːstə/
American English: /ˈplæstər/

Translation of plaster in French:

noun

  • 1 (Construction, Medicine, Art) to have an arm in plaster
    avoir un bras dans le plâtre
    to put somebody's leg in plaster
    plâtrer la jambe à quelqu'un
    before n (model, figure, moulding)
    en plâtre
  • 2 (British English) (bandage) a (piece of) plaster
    un pansement
    to put a plaster on a cut
    mettre un pansement sur une coupure

transitive verb

  • 1 (Construction)to plaster the walls of a house
    faire les plâtres d'une maison
  • 2 (cover) (with posters, pictures)
    (with oil, paint)
    the rain had plastered his clothes to his body
    la pluie avait collé ses vêtements à sa peau
    the story was plastered all over the front page
    l'histoire s'étalait en première page
  • 4
    [dated]
    (defeat)
    battre [quelqu'un] comme plâtre

Phrasal verbs

plaster down

plaster down [something], plaster [something] down
(hair)

plaster over

plaster over [something] (Construction)
(crack, hole)
[figurative]

plaster up

plaster up [something], plaster [something] up = → plaster over

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