Translation of vol in English:


Pronunciation: /vɔl/


  • 2un vol de a flock of [birds] a cloud of [insects] de haut vol [fig], [diplomat] high-flying [burglar] big-time

phr (au vol)

  • attraper une balle au vol to catch a ball in mid-air saisir des bribes de conversation au vol to catch snatches of conversation


vol à l'arraché

  • bag snatching

vol avec effraction

vol à l'étalage

vol à la tire

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