Translation of coller in English:


Pronunciation: /kɔle/


  • 2coller qch contre or à qch to press sth against sth il la colla contre le parapet he pushed her up against the parapet
  • 4 [fam] (in exam) se faire coller to fail
  • 5 [fam], to give [sb] detention [pupil]


  • 2 [fam] coller avec to fit or be consistent with

v refl (+ v être) (se coller)

  • 1se coller à or contre qn/qch to press oneself against sb/sth
  • 2 [fam] dès qu'il rentre, il se colle devant son ordinateur as soon as he comes in he's glued [fam] to his computer

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