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court
feminine: courte

Translation of court in English:

adjectif

adverbe

  • s'habiller court
    to wear short skirts
    jouer court
    to play short balls
    couper quelque chose court
    to cut something short
    les cheveux coupés court
    with short hair
    couper court
    to cut the conversation short
    couper court à quelque chose (abréger)
    to cut something short
    (faire cesser)
    to put paid to something
    tourner court
    to come to a sudden end
    s'arrêter court
    to stop short

nom masculin

  • 1 (Mode)le court
    short skirts (pl)
    la mode est au court
    short skirts are in

Compounds

court métrage

courte échelle

Idioms

être à court de

to be short of (argent, munitions)
to be short on (arguments, idées)

prendre quelqu'un de court

to catch somebody on the hop (familier) (anglais britannique) ou unprepared

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