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upper

Pronunciation: /ˈʌpə(r)/

Translation of upper in French:

n

  • (of shoe) empeigne (f)

adj

  • 1 [shelf, cupboard] du haut; [floor, deck, lip] supérieur/-e; [teeth] du haut
  • 3the upper limit la limite maximale (on de)

Idioms

to have/get the upper hand

avoir/prendre le dessus

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