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braquer

Pronunciation: /bʀake/

Translation of braquer in English:

vt

  • 2braquer à gauche/droite to turn hard left/right
  • 3 [fam], to point a gun at
  • 5 [fam] braquer qn contre qn/qch to turn sb against sb/sth

vi

  • [driver] to turn the wheel full lock (BrE) or all the way (AmE)

v refl (+ v être) (se braquer)

  • to dig one's heels in

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