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Pronunciation: / maʀʃe /

Translation of marcher in English:

verbe intransitif

  • 5
    (aller) See examples: marcher (bien)/marcher mal (travail, relations, examen)
    to go well/not to go well
    (affaires, film, livre, élève)
    to do well/not to do well
    to go down well/not to go down well
    comment a marché ton examen?
    how did your exam go?
    comment marchent les affaires?
    how is business?
  • 7
    (croire naïvement)
    to fall for it
    tu verras, elle marchera à tous les coups
    you'll see, she falls for it every time
    faire marcher quelqu'un
    to pull somebody's leg
    je te faisais marcher
    I was just pulling your leg
    elle fait marcher sa mère comme elle veut
    she's got her mother wrapped round her little finger
  • 8
    (obéir) See examples: faire marcher son monde or personnel
    to be good at giving orders


il ne marche pas, il court (familier)!

he's as gullible as they come

marcher sur la tête de quelqu'un

to walk all over somebody

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