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British English: /ˈteɪlɡeɪt/
American English: /ˈteɪlˌɡeɪt/

Translation of tailgate in French:


transitive verb

  • coller (informal) au pare-chocs de (car)

intransitive verb

  • (American English) do not tailgate
    ne suivez pas de trop près la voiture de devant

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