crush in French and example sentences

crush in French

Pronunciation
n. écrasement, jus
v. écraser; aplatir; entasser; écraser, détruire

Example Sentences

Passepartout was crushed. Missing the boat by three-quarters of an hour almost destroyed him.
Passepartout était anéanti. Avoir manqué le paquebot de quarante-cinq minutes, cela le tuait.
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Sarrasine crushed the grass snake’s head with a blow from his foot.
Sarrasine écrasa la tête de la couleuvre d’un coup de pied.
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Crush the ginger.
Passez le gingembre au presse-ail.
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For a long time society was strongly hierarchal and unequal, primarily composed of peasants. The most backward, impoverished population, were crushed by the weight of the taxes, wars, and famines.
Il y a longtemps, la société était fortement hiérarchisée et inégalitaire, et la partie la plus pauvre de la population, arriérée, composée principalement par des paysans, était écrasée sous le poids des impôts, des guerres et des famines.
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He crushed the box.
Il écrasa la boîte.
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He had a crush on her.
Il eut le béguin pour elle.
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He has a crush on this girl.
Il en pince pour cette fille.
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He was crushed to death.
Il fut écrasé.
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He's got a crush on her.
Il s'est totalement entiché d'elle.
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Men ought either to be well treated or crushed, because they can avenge themselves of lighter injuries, but of more serious ones they cannot. Therefore, the injury that is to be done to a man ought to be of such a kind that he cannot take revenge.
Il faut amadouer les hommes ou s'en défaire, parce qu'ils se vengent des offenses légères et qu'ils ne sauraient se venger des grandes. De sorte que l'offense qui se fait à l'homme lui doit être faite d'une manière qu'il n'en puisse tirer vengeance.
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She had a crush on him.
Elle eut le béguin pour lui.
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The cake got crushed by the jar of juice.
Le gâteau a été écrasé par le pichet de jus.
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The defeat completely crushed him.
La défaite l'a complètement abattu.
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The king crushed his enemies.
Le roi écrasa ses ennemis.
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They crushed all resistance.
Ils ont écrasé toute résistance.
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"If it's a light workout, OK." "Right, so will we allow crotch-kicking and eyeball crushing?"
«Si c'est un petit entraînement, d'accord.» «Bon, est-ce qu'on autorise les coups de pied dans les testicules et l'écrasement des globes oculaires ?»
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"You've got a crush on this girl." "No, I don't!"
« Tu en pinces pour cette fille. » « Non, c'est faux ! »
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He crushed the sheet of paper up into a ball.
Il chiffonna la feuille de papier en une boule.
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He had a mad crush on you.
Il était furieusement amouraché de toi.
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I think Tom has a crush on Mary.
Je pense que Tom est amoureux de Mary.
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Synonyms for crush
1. infatuation: love, flame, passion
2. gathering: drove, flock
3. press: jam, beat, bruise, mash, mangle, compress, crumple
4. pulverise
5. pulverize: grind, crunch, break, mush, crumble, pulp, disintegrate
6. overcome: humble, conquer, annihilate, overthrow, oppress, extinguish, repress
Verb forms for crush
Present participle: crushing
Present: crush (3.person: crushes)
Past: crushed
Future: will crush
Present conditional: would crush
Present Perfect: have crushed (3.person: has crushed)
Past Perfect: had crushed
Future Perfect: will have crushed
Past conditional: would have crushed