Translation of shift in French:


Pronunciation: /ʃɪft/


  • 2 (at work) période (f) de travail; (group of workers) équipe (f) to work an eight-hour shift faire les trois-huit


  • 3 rejeter [blame, responsibility] (onto sur) to shift attention away from a problem détourner l'attention d'un problème
  • 4 (AmE) [Aut] to shift gear changer de vitesse


  • (also shift about)
    [load] bouger to shift from one foot to the other se dandiner d'un pied sur l'autre

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