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recoil

Translation of recoil in French:

noun

British English: /ˈriːkɔɪl/
American English: /ˈriˌkɔɪl/
, /rəˈkɔɪl/

intransitive verb

British English: /rɪˈkɔɪl/
American English: /rəˈkɔɪl/
  • 2
    (gun)
    reculer en tirant
    (spring)
    se détendre
  • 3 (affect adversely)to recoil on somebody
    retomber sur quelqu'un
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