French translation of 'matchstick'
- (= match)
Derived Formsmatchsticks plural noun (= thin sticks of vegetable)
julienne f: to cut sth into matchsticks [carrots, leeks, cucumber, celery]
couper qch en julienne
⇒ Cut the cucumber into matchsticks.
Coupez le concombre en julienne.
Example Sentences Including 'matchstick'
A policeman had taken off his jacket and sat with his feet on the desk, a telephone to his ear, a matchstick exploring his teeth.Skorpion's Death
A slim reed of a man wearing a raincoat and a porkpie hat stood chewing a matchstick , hands thrust inside his pockets.Cover Story
She was a wiry haired woman, thin as a matchstick in her long tweed skirt and shapeless blouse.Noble Beginnnings
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Translation of matchstick from the Collins English to French Dictionary