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French-English translation for: empty-handed
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ADJ   empty-handed | more empty-handed | most empty-handed
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SYNO   empty-handed | unrewarded
Keywords contained
rentrer bredouilleto return empty-handed [idiom]
revenir bredouilleto return empty-handed [idiom]
être bredouilleto come away empty-handed [idiom]
bredouille {adj} [qui n'a pas atteint son but]empty-handed [not brought back a prize, achieved a goal etc]
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épais {adj} [jeu de mots, plaisanterie]heavy-handed
despotique {adj}high-handed
tout seul {adj}single-handed
à deux mains {adj}two-handed
avoir de la poigne [fig.]to be firm-handed
manquer de doigtéto be heavy-handed
zool. T
zool. T
zool. T
zool. T
fin. dégarni {adj} [compte en banque]empty
vacant {adj} [logement]empty
vide {adj}empty
vierge {adj} [dossier, agenda]empty
désemplirto empty
se dégarnir [rue, salle]to empty
se vider [salle, ville]to empty
empoté {adj} {past-p}cack-handed [Br.] [coll.]
gauche {adj} [maladroit]cack-handed [Br.] [coll.]
pataud {adj}cack-handed [Br.] [coll.]
prendre qn. en flagrant délitto catch sb. red-handed
loc. prendre qn. la main dans le sacto catch sb. red-handed
zool. T
zool. T
zool. T
vain {adj} [promesses]empty [promises]
vider qc.to empty sth.
écervelé {adj}empty-headed
se répandre [liquide, produits chimiques]to empty out
ling. formule {f} toute faiteempty phrase
serment {m} d'ivrogneempty promise
math. ensemble {m} videempty set
prendre qn. sur le faitto catch sb. red-handed [fig.]
se faire prendre la main dans le sac [loc.]to be caught red-handed [idiom]
creux {adj} [discours]empty [lacking meaning]
hydro. se vider dans qc. [canalisation, eau]to empty into sth.
vain mot {m} [péj.]empty word [pej.]
dépeupler les ruesto empty the streets
occup. savoir-faire {m} d'antanskills handed down over the years
avoir le ventre creuxto have an empty stomach
boire à jeunto drink on an empty stomach
attendre la remise du matérielto wait for the material to be handed over
 
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