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card
British English: /kɑːd/
American English: /kɑrd/

Translation of card in French:

noun

  • 2 (Games) to play cards a pack of cards
    un jeu de cartes
    one's last card
    [figurative]
    sa dernière carte
    one's strongest card
    [figurative]
    sa carte maîtresse
    to play the race/law and order card
    [figurative]
    jouer la carte raciale/de la loi et de l'ordre
  • 3
    [informal]
    [dated]
    (British English) (person)

transitive verb

Idioms

a card up one's sleeve

un atout dans sa manche

it is on (British English) ou in (American English) the cards that …

il est bien possible que …
(+ subj)

they think an election is on ou in the cards

il y a de fortes chances pour qu'il y ait une élection

[dated]
[informal]
to get ou be given one's cards

(British English)
être renvoyé

to hold all the cards

avoir tous les atouts

to play one's cards right

bien jouer son jeu

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