French translation of 'keel'
- [of boat]
quille fon an even keel (figurative)
à flotto keep sb/sth on an even keel (financially)
maintenir qn/qch à flot
⇒ Most governments are able to keep their economies on an even keel.
La plupart des gouvernements sont capables de maintenir à flot leur économie.the medicines which kept him on an even keel (psychologically)
les médicaments qui lui permettaient de continuer à fonctionnerto get sth back on an even keel (= re-establish equilibrium in)
remettre qch à flot
Example Sentences Including 'keel'
I'm calling from France,' Bridget said, trying to keep her voice on an even keel.INSTANCES OF THE NUMBER 3 (2002)
An abandoned fishing smack lay sunk into the dark green mud, mast broken, keel encrusted with bright yellow barnacles.Desperadoes
Just as she thought she'd got onto an even keel , some memory would lash back at her.Grace
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Translation of keel from the Collins English to French Dictionary