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pompe
Pronunciation: /pɔ̃p/

also: pompes nom féminin pluriel

Compounds

pompe à air

pompe auxiliaire

  • backing pump

pompe à eau

pompe à chaleur

pompe à essence

pompe à fric (familier)

  • [figuré] (drain on one's funds ou resources)

pompe à incendie

pompe à vide

pompes funèbres

Idioms

avoir un coup de pompe

to be knackered (familier) (anglais britannique) ou pooped (familier)

[familier]
à toute pompe

at top speed, as quickly as possible

[familier]
marcher or être à côté de ses pompes

not to be with it, to be away with the fairies (familier)

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