Translation of battre in English:


Pronunciation: /batʀ/

v+prep (battre de)

  • battre des ailes to flap its wings battre des cils to flutter one's eyelashes battre des mains to clap (one's hands)


battre en retraite devant qch

to retreat before sth

battre son plein

to be in full swing

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