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VERB1   jeter | jette | avoir jeté | jetant
VERB2   se jeter | me jette | s'être jeté | se jetant
jeter qc.
to throw sth.
jeter qc. [mettre au rebut]to throw sth. away / out
2 Words: Verbs
naut. jeter l'ancreto drop anchor
jeter l'éponge [aussi fig.]to throw in the sponge [Br.] [idiom] [also fig.]
se jeterto throw oneself
hydro. se jeter [cours d'eau]to flow
se jeter [être jetable]to be disposable
3 Words: Verbs
jeter l'opprobre sur bring discredit on sb.
jeter l'opprobre sur bring disgrace on sb.
jeter l'opprobre sur bring disgrace upon sb.
jeter l'opprobre sur bring shame on sb.
jeter le gant [fig.]to throw down the gauntlet [fig.]
jeter le masqueto show one's true colors [coll.] [Am.]
jeter le masqueto show one's true colours [coll.] [Br.]
mil. jeter les armesto lay down one's arms
jeter qc. en l'airto throw sth. into the air
jeter qn. dans l'embarrasto put sb. in an awkward position
jeter un pont [entre deux rives, entre deux cultures]to build a bridge [between two banks, between two cultures]
mil. se jeter sur qn./qc. [adversaire]to fall upon sb./sth.
4 Words: Verbs
jeter les bases de lay the foundations for sth.
jeter qn. dans le désarroito throw sb. into confusion
loc. jeter son dévolu sur set one's heart on sth.
jeter un coup d'œil [fam.]to cast a glance
jeter un regard à give sb. a look
jeter un sort à cast a spell on sb.
se jeter à l'eauto jump into the water
se jeter à l'eau [aussi fig.]to throw oneself into the water [also fig.]
se jeter à l'eau [fig.]to take the plunge
se jeter à terreto prostrate oneself
5+ Words: Verbs
loc. jeter de l'huile sur le feuto add fuel to the fire
jeter de la poudre aux yeux de qn. [aussi fig.] [loc.]to throw dust into sb.'s eyes [also fig.] [idiom]
jeter de la poudre aux yeux de qn. [aussi fig.] [loc.]to throw sand into sb.'s eyes [also fig.] [idiom]
fin. jeter l'argent par les fenêtresto throw money away
fin. jeter l'argent par les fenêtresto spend money like water
jeter le bébé avec l'eau du bain [loc.]to throw the baby out with the bath water / bathwater [idiom]
loc. jeter le mauvais œil à give sb. the evil eye
jeter qn. dans la gueule du loupto throw sb. to the wolves
jeter un coup d'œil à glance at sth.
jeter un coup d'œil à have a look at sth.
jeter un rapide coup d'œilto have a quick look
loc. jeter une lumière nouvelle sur shed new light on sth.
loc. s'en jeter un / une derrière la cravateto have a quick one [drink, esp. alcoholic]
se jeter à plat ventreto throw oneself to the ground
se jeter au cou de fling oneself around sb.'s neck
se jeter aux pieds de throw oneself at sb.'s feet
se jeter dans la gueule du loupto stick one's head in the lion's mouth
se jeter du haut d'un pontto throw oneself off a bridge
se jeter tête baissée dans rush headlong into sth.
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