French translation of 'brink'
bord mto be on the brink of sth [disaster, war, tears]
être au bord de qch
⇒ She was on the brink of tears.
Elle était au bord des larmes.on the brink of doing
sur le point de faire,
à deux doigts de faire
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We were poised on the brink of a much steeper slope, teetering over to her.Whistler in the Dark
His hand moved on the table and she came to the brink of action.The Only Game
He sounds more like a heterosexual who was very emotionally disturbed, possibly even on the brink of breakdown.Absolute Truths
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Translation of brink from the Collins English to French Dictionary