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Pronunciation: /pistɔ̃/

Translation of piston in English:

nom masculin

  • 2 [familier] (relations)
    contacts (pl)
    avoir du piston
    to have connections ou contacts in the right places
    il a un piston au ministère
    he knows somebody ou he has connections in the Ministry
    il a obtenu son poste par piston
    he got his job because he has connections in the right places, someone got him the job by pulling strings
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