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carreau
pl carreaux

Translation of carreau in English:

nom masculin

  • 8 (pour broder)
    lacemaker's pillow

also: carreaux nom masculin pluriel

Compounds

carreau de plâtre

Idioms

[familier]
étendre quelqu'un sur le carreau

to lay somebody out (familier), to floor somebody (familier)

[familier]
rester sur le carreau

(dans une bagarre)
to be killed
(dans une affaire)
to be left high and dry (familier)
(à un examen)
to fail

[familier]
se tenir à carreau

to watch one's step

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