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marcher
Pronunciation: /maʀʃe/

Translation of marcher in English:

verbe intransitif

  • 5
    [familier]
    (aller) marcher (bien)/marcher mal (travail, relations, examen)
    to go well/not to go well
    (affaires, film, livre, élève)
    to do well/not to do well
    (acteur)
    to go down well/not to go down well
    comment a marché ton examen?
    how did your exam go?
    comment marchent les affaires?
    how is business?
  • 7
    [familier]
    (croire naïvement)
    to fall for it
    tu verras, elle marchera à tous les coups
    you'll see, she falls for it every time
    faire marcher quelqu'un
    to pull somebody's leg
    je te faisais marcher
    I was just pulling your leg
    elle fait marcher sa mère comme elle veut
    she's got her mother wrapped round her little finger
  • 8
    [familier]
    (obéir) faire marcher son monde or personnel
    to be good at giving orders

Idioms

il ne marche pas, il court (familier)!

he's as gullible as they come

[familier]
marcher sur la tête de quelqu'un

to walk all over somebody

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