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British English: /ˈzɪɡzaɡ/
American English: /ˈzɪɡˌzæɡ/

Translation of zigzag in French:


  • there are zigzags in the road
    la route fait une série de zigzags
    to run in zigzags
    courir en zigzag

adjective before n

  • (design, pattern)
    à zigzags
    (route, road)
    en zigzag

intransitive verb

  • p prés etc -gg-
    (person, vehicle, road)
    (river, path)
    to zigzag up/down
    monter/descendre en zigzag

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