He just went for broke

French translation: jouer le tout pour le tout

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English term or phrase:to go for broke
French translation:jouer le tout pour le tout
Entered by: Hepburn
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12:57 Jan 15, 2003
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: He just went for broke
About a choreographer going a step further in his daring choreography
Hepburn
France
Local time: 07:19
Il joua le tout pour le tout
Explanation:
Oxford Hachette Dic. : "IDIOMS to go for broke - jouer le tout pour le tout".

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Note added at 2003-01-15 13:03:13 (GMT)
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In business: He put all his cash in it (and consequently, he either wins or is a dead man)
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Jeremias MARSCHALIK
Local time: 07:19
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5Il joua le tout pour le tout
Jeremias MARSCHALIK


  

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Il joua le tout pour le tout


Explanation:
Oxford Hachette Dic. : "IDIOMS to go for broke - jouer le tout pour le tout".

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Note added at 2003-01-15 13:03:13 (GMT)
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In business: He put all his cash in it (and consequently, he either wins or is a dead man)

Jeremias MARSCHALIK
Local time: 07:19
Native speaker of: Native in HebrewHebrew
PRO pts in pair: 26
Grading comment
Super! Merci

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  GILOU: OU j'ai fait un contresens?
4 mins

agree  bwana Jojo
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