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à vive allure

English translation: at high speed

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French term or phrase:à vive allure
English translation:at high speed
Entered by: liz askew
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16:23 Jul 1, 2007
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / the attacks in Britain
French term or phrase: à vive allure
… des deux kamikazes qui ont lancé la Jeep à vive allure contre le principal terminal …
Jana Cole
Local time: 10:42
at full speed
Explanation:
allure - Dictionnaire Français-Anglais WordReference.com- [ Translate this page ]aller à toute allure, go full speed. aller à toute allure, v, go at top speed ... partir à toute allure/vitesse, speed away. vive allure, nf, great pace ...
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Adonnante.com : Lac Léman \ Autres - Course à rebondissements- [ Translate this page ]Full Speed Creyf’s Intérim empanne et revient à vive allure, tribord amure. La priorité est réclamé à Oyster 200m avant d’enrouler la bouée. ...
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(41) La voiture roulait a vive allure vers le centre ville. The car was racing towards the city centre ..... The car has gone to hit the truck at full speed ...
w3.univ-tlse2.fr/erss/textes/publications/CE/Borillo.pdf - Similar pages
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liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 18:42
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3 +3at full speedliz askew


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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
at full speed


Explanation:
allure - Dictionnaire Français-Anglais WordReference.com- [ Translate this page ]aller à toute allure, go full speed. aller à toute allure, v, go at top speed ... partir à toute allure/vitesse, speed away. vive allure, nf, great pace ...
www.wordreference.com/fren/allure - 14k - Cached - Similar pages

Adonnante.com : Lac Léman \ Autres - Course à rebondissements- [ Translate this page ]Full Speed Creyf’s Intérim empanne et revient à vive allure, tribord amure. La priorité est réclamé à Oyster 200m avant d’enrouler la bouée. ...
www.adonnante.com/article/3826/Lac-Leman-\-Autres/Course-a-... - 39k - Cached - Similar pages

[PDF] Vers and contre : two ways of expressing spatial direction in ...File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - View as HTML
(41) La voiture roulait a vive allure vers le centre ville. The car was racing towards the city centre ..... The car has gone to hit the truck at full speed ...
w3.univ-tlse2.fr/erss/textes/publications/CE/Borillo.pdf - Similar pages


liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 18:42
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 41

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  writeaway: or at high speed
20 mins

agree  1045
1 hr

neutral  Drmanu49: Sorry to disagree slightly Lizz but this means at high speed, not at full speed (maximum speed for the car).
1 hr
  -> OK, fair enough.

agree  Ian Davies: yes, at high speed
17 hrs
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Changes made by editors
Jul 2, 2007 - Changes made by liz askew:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/104774">Jana Cole's</a> old entry - "à vive allure " » "at full speed"


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