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plomb
Pronunciation: / plɔ̃ /

Translation of plomb in English:

nom masculin

  • 2 (de chasse) See examples: un plomb
    a lead pellet
    du plomb
    non dénombrable
    du gros plomb
    non dénombrable

Compounds

plomb de sonde

  • (Nautisme)
    lead line

Idioms

[familier]
avoir du plomb dans l'aile

to be in a bad way (familier)

[familier]
cela va leur mettre du plomb dans la tête or cervelle

that will knock some sense into them

[familier]
péter les plombs

to lose it (familier)

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