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couronner

Translation of couronner in English:

verbe transitif

  • 3 (donner un prix à)
    to award a prize to (personne, œuvre)
    (récompenser) être couronné de succès
    to be crowned with success
    cela couronne dix années de recherches
    this is the crowning achievement of ten years' research
    et pour couronner le tout [ironique]
    and to crown it all

Idioms

se couronner les genoux

to graze one's knees

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