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Pronunciation: /demɔ̃te/

Translation of démonter in English:

verbe transitif

also: se démonter verbe pronominal

  • 1 (être démontable)
    (meuble, maquette)
    to be able to be taken apart
    (moteur, arme)
    to be able to be stripped down
    (pendule, mécanisme)
    to be able to be dismantled
    to be able to be unpicked
    ce buffet se démonte facilement
    this sideboard can be taken apart ou knocked down (anglais américain) easily
  • 3 [familier] (perdre son sang-froid)
    to become flustered
    il ne s'est pas démonté devant cette accusation
    he wasn't flustered by this accusation
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