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hisser
Pronunciation: / ˈise /

Translation of hisser in English:

verbe transitif

  • 2 [figuré]hisser quelqu'un à la tête/au rang/au niveau de
    to push somebody to the head/to the rank/to the level of

also: se hisser verbe pronominal

  • 1 (monter avec effort)
    to heave oneself up, to haul oneself up
    se hisser sur un mur
    to heave ou haul oneself up onto a wall
  • 2 [figuré] (parvenir)
    to pull oneself up
    jusqu'à to (the level of)

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