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British English: /prɒp/
American English: /prɑp/

Translation of prop in French:


transitive verb p prés etc -pp-

  • 1 (support)
    étayer (roof, tunnel, wall)
    I propped his head on a pillow
    je lui ai soutenu la tête avec un oreiller
  • 2 (lean)to prop somebody/something against something
    appuyer quelqu'un/quelque chose contre quelque chose

reflexive verb

  • p prés etc -pp-
    to prop oneself against something
    s'appuyer à (tree, wall)

Phrasal verbs

prop up

prop [something] up, prop up [something] [literal]
étayer (beam, wall)
soutenir (company, currency, economy, person, regime)
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