There are 2 main translations of roue in English:

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roue

Pronunciation: / ʀu /

nom féminin

  • 4 (supplice) See examples: (le supplice de) la roue
    the wheel

Compounds

roue à aube

roue directrice

  • leading ou guiding wheel

roue de la fortune

roue de l'histoire

  • wheel of history

roue d'impression

  • print wheel

roue libre

roue motrice

roue de secours

Idioms

être la cinquième or dernière roue du carrosse or de la charrette

(inutile)
to be superfluous
(de trop)
to feel unwanted

pousser quelqu'un à la roue

to be behind somebody

faire la roue

(paon)
to spread its tail, to display
(personne) [péjoratif]
to strut ou parade around
(en gymnastique)
to do a cartwheel

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There are 2 main translations of roue in English:

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roué
also: feminine: rouée
Pronunciation: / ʀwe /

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