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repair
British English: /rɪˈpɛː/
American English: /rəˈpɛr/

Translation of repair in French:

noun

  • 1 (gen)
    (of clothes)
    réparation (f)
    (Nautical) (of hull)
    radoub (m)
    to be under repair
    (ship)
    être au radoub
    the repairs to the roof cost £900
    la réparation du toit a coûté 900 livres
    we have carried out the necessary repairs
    (gen)
    nous avons fait les réparations nécessaires
    (Construction)
    nous avons fait les travaux nécessaires
    to be (damaged) beyond repair
    être irréparable
    ‘road under repair’
    ‘travaux’
    ‘heel repairs while you wait’
    ‘talon minute’
  • 2 [formal] (condition) to be in good/bad repair, to be in a good/bad state of repair
    être en bon/mauvais état
    to keep something in good repair
    (bien) entretenir quelque chose

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • (go) [formal]
    se retirer

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