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Pronunciation: /ʀəmɔ̃te/

Translation of remonter in English:


(+ v avoir)
  • 1remonter qch to take sth back up/upstairs to bring sth back up/upstairs
  • 2 to put [sth] back up remonter un seau d'un puits to pull a bucket up from a well
  • 4 to go/to come back up; to climb back up; to drive back up
  • 6remonter qn or le moral de qn to cheer sb up

vi (+ v être)

  • 1 [person] to go/to come back up; [tide] to come in again; [price, temperature] to rise again remonter sur to step back onto [pavement] to climb back onto [wall] remonter à la surface [diver] to surface [oil, object] to rise to the surface remonter dans les sondages to move up in the opinion polls
  • 2remonter dans le temps to go back in time remonter à [historian] to go back to [event] to date back to faire remonter to trace (back) [origins]
  • 4les odeurs d'égout remontent dans la maison the smell from the drains reaches our house

v refl (+ v être) (se remonter)

  • se remonter le moral to cheer oneself up to cheer each other up

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