Translation of travailler in English:

travailler

Pronunciation: /tʀavaje/

vt

  • 3travailler qn [idea, affair] to be on sb's mind [jealousy, pain] to plague sb un doute me travaillait I had a nagging doubt

v+prep (travailler à)

vi

  • 2 [shop, hotel, shopkeeper] to do business travailler à perte [company, business] to run at a loss
  • 3nous voulons la paix et c'est dans ce sens que nous travaillons we want peace and we are working toward(s) it

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