French translation of 'fencing'
- (= sport)
- (= fencing materials)
matériaux mpl pour clôture
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Example Sentences Including 'fencing'
Dev was about to frame a razor-edged question when both men stopped fencing to listen.Displaced Person
That would have to be mended, as would so much of the fencing , the trellises, the gate.HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
`The Commander is up the valley dealing with a fencing problem," he added.A Death in Time
Trends of 'fencing'
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- (= barrier)
barrière fto sit on the fence (= avoid committing o.s.)
ménager la chèvre et le chouto mend fences (= improve relations)
rétablir de bonnes relationsto mend fences with sb
se réconcilier avec qn
- (on race course)
- (informal, = person)
receleur(‑euse) m f
- [garden, area]
faire de l'escrime
Example Sentences Including 'fence'
The hanging sign that welcomed guests showed a pig wedged in a fence.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
The perimeter fence , for example, made of sheets of prefabricated reinforced concrete.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Angela stopped to catch her breath at the fence at the end of the lane.LOST SUMMER (2002)
'fencing' in Other Languages
Translation of fencing from the Collins English to French Dictionary