French translation of 'hops'
Example Sentences Including 'hops'
Of course, the hops were originally put on as a community service.PROSPECT HILL (2003)
With a superhuman effort he launched himself towards it with three massive hops on his good leg, throwing himself half in through the door.Midnight is a Lonely Place
She broke the image fast, flapped her wings, and took a few experimental hops forward.A Time of War
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- [bird, animal]
- [person] (on one foot)
sauter à cloche-pied
- (informal, = move quickly) [person]to hop out of bed
sauter du lit
⇒ I hopped out of bed quickly.
J'ai sauté du lit.
⇒ Immediately after, we hopped back to France.
Juste après, nous sommes rentrés en France.hop in! (= get in)
montez!hop it! (British) (= go away)
to be hopping mad (informal, British)
- (= jump)
to catch sb on the hop (informal) (= catch unprepared)
prendre qn au dépourvu
- (informal, = dance)
Example Sentences Including 'hop'
Keep him on the hop : be nice, horrid, fast, slow, logical, instinctive.A Means to Evil
It was a short hop to Lagos, the plane barely bothering to get above wave height over the Gulf of Guinea.BLOOD IS DIRT (2002)
She could dance like a dervish, march like a soldier, or hop like a one-legged pirate with a parrot on his shoulder.The Only Game
Translation of hops from the Collins English to French Dictionary