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VERB1   tirer | tire | avoir tiré | tirant
VERB2   se tirer | me tire | s'être tiré | se tirant
tirer (qc.)
to pull (sth.)
armes tirer (qc.) [une fléchette, avec une arme]
to shoot (sth.) [dart, with a gun]
tirer (qc.)to fire (sth.) [bullet, with a gun]
tirer qc. [tirailler]to drag sth.
2 Words: Verbs
tirer qc. de qc. [document]to abstract sth. from sth.
tirer qc. de qc. [objet]to take sth. out of sth.
tirer qc. de qc. [récit]to base sth. on sth.
tirer qn. d'affaireto put sb. in the clear
fin. tirer qn. d'embarrasto help sb. out financially
tirer qn. d'embarrasto get sb. out of a difficult situation
tirer qn. d'embarras [situation délicate]to get sb. out of a difficult situation
tirer sur tweak sth.
tirer sur fire at sth.
tirer sur tug on sth.
tirer sur qc. [cigarette]to take a puff of sth. [cigarette]
3 Words: Verbs
se tirer d'affaireto get out of trouble
se tirer d'affaireto get (oneself) out of a situation
se tirer d'embarrasto get oneself out of a difficult situation
se tirer de qc. [situation, difficultés]to come through sth. [situation, difficulties]
tirer bénéfice de gain advantage from sth.
loc. tirer des ficellesto pull strings
tirer des plansto make plans
tirer la chasseto flush the toilet [pull the chain]
tirer la langueto stick one's tongue out
tirer parti de capitalise on sth. [Br.]
tirer parti de capitalize on sth. [Am.]
tirer parti de profit from sth.
tirer profit de leverage sth.
tirer profit de squeeze profit from sth. [fig.]
tirer qn. du litto drag sb. out of bed
tirer qn. du litto haul sb. out of bed
tirer qn. du pétrin [fam.]to get sb. out of a fix [coll.]
tirer qn. du pétrin [fam.]to get sb. out of a hole [coll.]
tirer qn. du pétrin [fam.]to get sb. out of a jam [coll.]
tirer sa crampe [vulg.] [avoir une relation sexuelle]to shag [Br.] [vulg.] [sl.]
tirer une boufféeto have a drag [coll.]
tirer une boufféeto have a puff
armes hist. sport tirer une flècheto shoot an arrow
tirer vanité de pride oneself on sth.
4 Words: Verbs
se faire tirer l'oreilleto need a lot of pressing
tirer la langue qn.)to poke one's tongue out (at sb.)
tirer la langue qn.)to stick one's tongue out (at sb.)
tirer son origine de qn./ originate from sb./sth.
comm. pol. tirer toutes les sonnettes [fig.]to canvass
comm. tirer toutes les sonnettes [fig.]to sell from door to door
tirer un trait sur qc. [loc.]to draw a line under sth. [idiom]
mil. tirer une salve d'honneurto fire a salute
5+ Words: Verbs
s'en tirer par une pirouette [loc.] [répondre évasivement]to dodge the question skilfully [Br.]
se faire tirer l'oreille pour faire qc. [fam.] [loc.]to drag one's feet about doing sth. [coll.] [idiom]
se faire tirer les cartesto have one's fortune read
loc. tirer à hue et à diato pull in opposite directions
tirer à qn. dans la têteto shoot sb. in the head
tirer cinq ans en prison [fam.]to spend five years in prison
tirer la couverture à soito turn a situation to one's own advantage
tirer le couteau d'un coup secto pull the knife out with a jerk
tirer les ficelles de pouvoir [fig.] [loc.]to pull the strings of power [fig.] [idiom]
fin. tirer les marrons du feu [faire son profit] [fig.]to reap the benefits
tirer les vers du nez à qn. [fam.]to worm information out of sb. [coll.]
loc. tirer son épingle du jeuto get out of a tight spot
loc. tirer son épingle du jeuto get out while the going is good
tirer trop sur la ficelle [loc.]to overdo things
tirer trop sur la ficelle [loc.]to overstep the mark [fig.] [idiom]
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