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Pronunciation: /ˈo; ˈot/

Translation of haut in English:


  • 4le haut Moyen Âge the early Middle Ages


  • 2 (in time) far back


  • 2faire 50 mètres de haut to be 50 metres (BrE) high

phr (en haut)


haut en couleur

haut débit

  • broadband

haut fait

  • heroic deed

haut lieu de

  • centre (BrE) of or for en haut lieu in high places

haute mer

hautes sphères

  • high social circles


voir les choses de haut

to have a detached view of things

tomber de haut

to be dumbfounded

connaître des hauts et des bas

to have one's ups and downs

haut les mains!

hands up!

gagner haut la main

to win hands down

prendre qch de haut

to react indignantly

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