déborder

 /debɔʀde/

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Principal Translations/Principales traductions
déborder viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COI). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri." (liquide : franchir les limites)overflow viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  brim over vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
   (river)burst its banks v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
   (due to heating)boil over vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
 L'eau de la baignoire a débordé. J'ai mis trop de café dans la tasse et il a débordé.
 The water in the bathtub was overflowing.
 I put too much coffee in the cup so it was brimming over.
 * The milk boiled over when I went to answer the phone.
déborder viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COI). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri." (franchir les limites)  (colouring)go over the edges v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Ma fille s'applique pour ne pas déborder quand elle colorie.
 My daughter is careful not to go over the edges when she is colouring in.
déborder de viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COI). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri." (dépasser, sortir)be too big for [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  hang over [sth] vi + prep
 L'image déborde de mon écran. Son ventre débordait de son pantalon.
 The image is too big for my screen.
 His belly was hanging over his trousers.
déborder de qch vtr indverbe transitif indirect: verbe qui s'utilise avec un complément d'objet indirect (COI). Ex : "Elle a discuté de ses problèmes." (avoir en quantité)  (figurative)burst with [sth], overflow with [sth] vi + prep
   (figurative)brim over with [sth], vi phrasal + prep
   (figurative: energy, nerves)be a bundle of [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Le coffre débordait de jouets. Cet enfant déborde d'énergie.
 The chest is bursting (or: overflowing) with toys.
 That child is a bundle of energy.
déborder vtrverbe transitif: verbe qui s'utilise avec un complément d'objet direct (COD). Ex : "J'écris une lettre". "Elle a retrouvé son chat". (dépasser)  (military)outflank vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 L'ennemi nous a débordés par la gauche.
 The enemy outflanked us on the left.
déborder vtrverbe transitif: verbe qui s'utilise avec un complément d'objet direct (COD). Ex : "J'écris une lettre". "Elle a retrouvé son chat". (Sports)  (sport)outflank vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 J'avais beau faire, je n'arrivais pas à déborder mon adversaire.
 Whatever I did, I couldn't outflank my opponent.
 
Additional Translations/Traductions supplémentaires
déborder vtrverbe transitif: verbe qui s'utilise avec un complément d'objet direct (COD). Ex : "J'écris une lettre". "Elle a retrouvé son chat". (enlever des bords)untuck vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Elle a débordé son lit.
 She has untucked her bedclothes.
déborder vtrverbe transitif: verbe qui s'utilise avec un complément d'objet direct (COD). Ex : "J'écris une lettre". "Elle a retrouvé son chat". (Marine : larguer les écoutes)  (nautical)sheet [sth] out vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
   (remove from edge, oars)ship vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Les marins durent déborder la grand-voile.
 The sailors had to sheet out the mainsail.
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Compound Forms/Formes composées
c'est la goutte d'eau qui fait déborder le vase expr figuré (fait final qui déclenche une réaction)it's/that's the final straw exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  it's/that's the straw that broke the camel's back exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Cet énième refus, c'est la goutte d'eau qui fait déborder le vase !
déborder de be overflowing with
  be bursting with
déborder sur spill over onto, run over
se laisser déborder become/be overwhelmed viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
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