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Pronunciation: /ʀamase/

Translation of ramasser in English:

verbe transitif

  • 6 [familier] (arrêter)
    to nick somebody [familier]
    se faire ramasser dans une rafle
    to get picked up in a (police) raid

also: se ramasser verbe pronominal

  • 2 [familier] (tomber)
    to fall over ou down


ramasser une bûche [familier] or un gadin

to come a cropper [familier]

se faire ramasser à un examen

to fail an exam
to flunk an exam (anglais américain) [familier]

ramasser ses forces

to muster one's strength
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