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British English: /tɪlt/
American English: /tɪlt/

Translation of tilt in French:


  • 2 [figurative] (attack)
    attaque (f) (at de)
    to have ou take a tilt at
    attaquer, critiquer (person, trend, organization)
    s'essayer à (championship, event)
    se mesurer à (champion)

transitive verb

  • 1 (slant)
    pencher (table, chair, sunshade)
    incliner (head, face, container)
    pencher [quelque chose] sur le côté (hat, cap)
    to tilt one's head to the left/back/forward
    incliner la tête sur la gauche/en arrière/en avant
    he tilted his cap over his eyes
    il a rabattu sa casquette sur les yeux
  • 2 [figurative] (influence) to tilt the balance in favour of/away from
    faire pencher la balance en faveur de/contre (politician, party, measure)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (slant)
    (building, spire, tree, table)
    (floor, ground)
    to tilt to the left/forward/to one side
    pencher vers la gauche/en avant/sur le côté
  • 2 (History) (joust) to tilt at
    jouter contre (opponent)
    porter un coup à (person, organization)
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