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French-English translation for: dessus
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NOUN   le dessus | les dessus
dessus {adv}on top
Nouns
dessus {m}top
2 Words: Others
au-dessus {adv}above
ci-dessus {adv}above (this)
là-dessus {adv}on there
par-dessus {adv} {prep}across
par-dessus {adv} {prep}over
3 Words: Others
au-dessus de {prep}above
au-dessus de {prep}over [above]
Je compte dessus.I'm counting on it.
Je compte dessus.I'm relying on it.
loc. par-dessus tout {adv}above all [most of all]
loc. par-dessus tout {adv}most of all
sens dessus dessous {adv}  l'envers ; en désordre]upside down
sens dessus dessous {adv} [en désordre]topsy-turvy
sens dessus dessous {adj} [très troublé]very upset
3 Words: Verbs
avoir le dessusto gain the upper hand
dépasser au-dessus qc. [plus haut]to jut out above sth.
garder le dessusto hold the upper hand
prendre le dessusto gain the upper hand
reprendre le dessusto regain the upper hand
reprendre le dessus [loc.]to get back on top [idiom] [regain the advantage]
3 Words: Nouns
modèle {m} au-dessus [en prix]more expensive version
modèle {m} au-dessus [en taille]next size up
4 Words: Others
à l'étage au-dessus {adv}on the floor above
bras dessus, bras dessous {adv}arm in arm
cul par-dessus tête {adv}head over arse [Br.] [vulg.] [coll.]
cul par-dessus tête {adv}head over ass [Am.] [coll.]
cul par-dessus tête {adv}head over heels
par-dessus le marché {adv} [fam.]on top of that [coll.]
4 Words: Verbs
détester qc. par-dessus toutto detest sth. above all else
jaillir [s'élever] [clocher, immeuble, arbre] (au-dessus de qc.)to tower up (above sth.)
mettre qc. sens dessus dessous [aussi fig.]to turn sth. upside down [also fig.]
aviat. orn. tourner au-dessus de qc. [hélicoptère, oiseau]to circle over sth.
entom. tourner au-dessus de qc. [insecte]to buzz around sth.
5+ Words: Others
au-dessus de la norme {adv}above the norm
Compte là-dessus et bois de l'eau fraîche ! [loc.]A likely story! [ironic] [idiom]
Compte là-dessus et bois de l'eau fraîche ! [loc.]As if! [coll.] [idiom]
loc. Il m'a mis le grappin dessus à la sortie.He grabbed me on the way out.
5+ Words: Verbs
avoir du travail par-dessus la têteto be overwhelmed with work
avoir du travail par-dessus la têteto be swamped with work [coll.]
être à cent coudées au-dessus de qn.to stand head and shoulders above sb.
s'élever au-dessus des intérêts particuliersto set aside personal considerations
sociol. se marier au-dessus de sa conditionto marry above one's station
vivre au dessus de ses moyensto live beyond one's means
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