French translation of 'on end'
[object] debout ⧫ dressé(e)
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Example Sentences Including 'on end'
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The endless stream of casualties meant that the nurses were going for days on end without sleep.DOVES OF WAR: Four Women of Spain (2002)
He took on the role with an enthusiasm that ran to spending nights on end without sleep.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He was drunk for years on end.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
That is not to say people should be left on bail for months on end without charges brought.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The house preserves his study where he would write for 16 hours at a time for weeks on end.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Why can't they just wait for the result instead of boring us all to tears for weeks on end?The Sun (2015)
It is unnatural to expect people to be ridiculously cheerful and chipper for months on end.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
Which means items can be worn for weeks on end without stinking like a wet dog.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
I spend days on end not having anybody to speak to.The Sun (2016)
Longer life expectancy of men means fewer women than in previous times end up as widows for years on end.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Millions of people stuck out of work for years on end.The Sun (2012)
Nor does it kill wildlife or ruin the landscape for years on end.The Sun (2016)
Sometimes we talk for hours on end but other times she doesn't acknowledge the fact I exist.The Sun (2014)
The lack of rain is thanks to stubborn blocks of high pressure stuck over the country for months on end.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
We have the same meals for months on end and spend hours in the sun carrying heavy loads.The Sun (2008)
A new round of talks in Geneva on ending the conflict is due to begin soon.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
What was it like to live on board for months on end?Christianity Today (2000)
It will grow in any place that is neither shady nor wet and properly handled it will flower for months on end.The Education of a Gardener (1994)
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Translation of on end from the Collins English to French Dictionary