Translation of partir in English:

partir

Pronunciation: /paʀtiʀ/

vi (+ v être)

  • 5partir de to start from [idea] partir du principe que to work on the assumption that partir d'une bonne intention to be well-meant
  • 7 [parcel, application] to be sent (off)
  • 8quand il est parti on ne l'arrête plus [fam], once he starts or gets going there's no stopping him

phr (à partir de)

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