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axe also: ax (American English)
Pronunciation: /aks/

Translation of axe in French:

noun

  • 2 [figurative]the axe has fallen
    le couperet est tombé
    to face the axe
    être menacé du couperet
    to get the axe (informal)
    (lose one's job)
    se faire virer (informal)
    (be cancelled) (plan)
    être abandonné
  • 3
    [informal]
    (American English) (instrument)
    instrument (m) musical
    (saxophone)
    sax (informal) (m)
    (guitar)
    guitare (f)

transitive verb

Idioms

to have an axe to grind

servir un intérêt
they have no axe to grind
ils ne servent aucun intérêt

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