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sling
British English: /slɪŋ/
American English: /slɪŋ/

Translation of sling in French:

noun

  • 3 (Sport) (in climbing)
    boucle (f) d'assurance

transitive verb prétpp slung

  • 1
    [informal]
    (throw) [literal] [figurative]
    (object, insult) at à
    to sling a shawl around one's shoulders
    se mettre un châle sur les épaules
    to sling a bag over one's shoulder
    mettre son sac sur son épaule
  • 2 (carry or hang loosely)
    (hammock, rope)
    to sling something over one's shoulder ou across one's body
    porter [quelque chose] en bandoulière
    (bag, rifle)
    to sling something from
    suspendre quelque chose à
    (beam, branch, hook)
    to be slung over/across/round something
    être jeté par dessus/en travers de/autour de quelque chose

Idioms

[informal]
[dated]
to sling one 's hook

(British English)
ficher le camp
(informal)

Phrasal verbs

sling away

(informal)
sling [something] away, sling away [something]

sling out

(informal)
1 sling [something] out, sling out [something] 2 sling [somebody] out
flanquer (informal) [quelqu'un] à la porte

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