French translation of 'mending'
Example Sentences Including 'mending'
I doubted that Hands sat up at night greasing and mending old harness.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
She had been mending the sagging hem of one of my favourite golfing shirts.Absolute Truths
There had been no silver in Touchstone's hair before the mending.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Trends of 'mending'
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- (= repair)
- (= darn)
- (= improve) [relations]
normaliserto mend the rift between
combler le fossé entre
⇒ I felt that might well mend the rift between them.
Je pensais que cela pourrait bien combler le fossé entre eux.to mend one's ways (= improve one's behaviour)
- (in garment)
to be on the mend (informal) [person]
être en voie de guérison
Example Sentences Including 'mend'
The little girl said, `Mam said you'll mend my doggie bell.The Tartan Ringers
Perhaps if she wasn't constantly reminded of him, she'd begin to mend her shattered heart.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
Almost bit my head off when I asked why he still insisted on painting such depressing pictures when things were obviously on the mend.Dreams of Innocence
Translation of mending from the Collins English to French Dictionary