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pillar
British English: /ˈpɪlə/
American English: /ˈpɪlər/

Translation of pillar in French:

noun

  • 3 [figurative] (of institution, society)
    pilier (m) (of de)
    to be a pillar of strength to somebody
    être d'un grand soutien à quelqu'un

Idioms

to go from pillar to post

[informal]
courir à droite et à gauche [informal] (doing pour faire)

to be sent from pillar to post

[informal] (for information, papers)
se faire renvoyer de service en service [informal]
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