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Pronunciation: /balɑ̃se/

Translation of balancer in English:

verbe transitif

  • 5 [familier] (dénoncer)balancer quelqu'un
    to squeal on somebody [populaire]
    être balancé or se faire balancer par quelqu'un
    to be squealed on by somebody
    il a menacé de balancer tout ce qu'il sait
    he's threatened to come out with everything he knows

verbe intransitif

  • 2 (hésiter) balancer entre deux choix/personnes
    to hesitate ou be torn between two choices/people
    il balance entre le ‘oui’ et le ‘non’
    he is wavering between ‘yes’ and ‘no’
    entre les deux mon cœur balance
    my heart is torn between the two

also: se balancer verbe pronominal

  • 2 [familier] (se jeter)se balancer dans le vide
    to throw oneself into space
    se balancer du sixième étage
    to fling oneself off the sixth (anglais britannique) ou seventh (anglais américain) floor


je m'en balance

I don't give a damn [populaire]

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