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nager
Pronunciation: /naʒe/

Translation of nager in English:

verbe transitif

verbe intransitif

  • 2 [figuré] nager dans le bonheur
    to bask in contentment
    nager dans l'opulence
    to live a life of luxury
    nager dans ses vêtements
    to be lost in one's clothes
    elle nage dans sa robe
    her dress is far too big for her
  • 3 [familier] (mal comprendre)
    to be absolutely lost
    je nage complètement en algèbre
    I'm absolutely lost in algebra

Idioms

nager comme un poisson

to swim like a fish

nager à contre-courant

[figuré]
to swim against the tide

nager entre deux eaux

to run with the hare and hunt with the hounds

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