Translation of abattre in English:


Pronunciation: /abatʀ/


  • 5abattre de la besogne to get through a lot of work

v refl (+ v être) (s'abattre)

  • s'abattre sur [storm] to break over [rain] to beat down on [bird of prey] to swoop down on

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody