French translation of 'brushed'
Example Sentences Including 'brushed'
He stood over the map and brushed a hand in a great swathe over Russia, Poland, Germany, the Netherlands and France.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Pushing the demon from her lap, she scrambled to her feet and brushed down the leathers before turning on him.TREASON KEEP (2001)
I tried to reach up and kiss his cheek, but he brushed quickly past me.SOMEBODY (2002)
Trends of 'brushed'
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- (for cleaning)
brosse fa dustpan and brush
une pelle et une balayette
- (= broom)
- (also hair brush)
brosse f à cheveux
- (= paintbrush)
- (= brushing)
to give sth a brush
donner un coup de brosse à qch
- (= disagreement)
prise f de becto have a brush with sb
s'accrocher avec qnto have a brush with the police
avoir maille à partir avec la policeto have a brush with the law
avoir des démêlés avec la justice
- (= encounter)
to have a brush with death
frôler la mort
- (using a brush)
brosserto brush one's hair
se brosser les cheveux
⇒ I brushed my hair.
Je me suis brossé les cheveux.to brush one's teeth
se brosser les dents
⇒ I brush my teeth every night.
Je me brosse les dents tous les soirs.
- (= sweep)
- (= touch lightly)
frôlerto brush against
effleurer or frôlerto brush past sb
frôler qn en passant
Example Sentences Including 'brush'
He looked up at sudden shadow, the man's bulk was struggling through a gap in the brush.The Last Raven
She let herself into Voss's apartment, saw the photograph back on its shelf, inspected the brush to find her strand of hair missing.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Suddenly the tears welled up in her eyes, but she made no move to brush them away as they rolled down her face.The Devil's Door
Translation of brushed from the Collins English to French Dictionary