French translation of belting
Example Sentences Including 'belting'
`I was commanding the section, sir: coordinating the action, giving the orders, not belting out front like a dumb hero.Riot
She didn't care so much for belting out numbers now -- her style was growing more intimate.The Golden Lion
She saw herself on her wedding day on a belting hot morning in Estremoz.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Trends of 'belting'
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- [of trousers, coat]
ceinture fto tighten one's belt (= make economies)
se serrer la ceinturesee also below-the-beltto have sth under one's belt (= to one's credit)
avoir qch à son actifthat was below the belt! (= unfair)
quel coup bas!
- [of machine]
- (= area)
région findustrial beltsee also rust belt
région f industrielle
- (= thrash)
donner une raclée à
- (British, informal, = run)
filer (à toutes jambes)
Example Sentences Including 'belt'
Over the chair at the end of the bed was an evening gown, not her own, and a suspender belt and stockings.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
The apprentice grinned at the chant and pulled his dagger from his belt.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Stephanie unclipped the mobile from the belt round her waist.CHAMELEON (2002)
Translation of belting from the Collins English to French Dictionary