French translation of 'kick-start'
[economy, negotiations, process] donner un coup de fouet à
[one’s career] donner un coup de fouet à
2. [motorcycle] démarrer au kick
to give a kick start to sth [economy, career] donner un coup de fouet à qch
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'kick-start' in Other Languages
British English: kick-start VERB
To kick-start a process that has stopped working or progressing is to take a course of action that will quickly start it going again.
The President has chosen to kick-start the economy by slashing interest rates.
- American English: kick-start
- Brazilian Portuguese: dar partida em
- Chinese: 重振
- European Spanish: dar el impulso inicial
- French: relancer
- German: kickstarten
- Italian: ridare impulso a
- Japanese: 弾みをつけて再開させる
- Korean: 촉진시키다
- European Portuguese: dar partida em
- Spanish: dar el impulso inicial
Translation of kick-start from the Collins English to French Dictionary