French translation of 'pluck'
- (= pull)
⇒ They were plucked from the icy river.
On les arracha aux eaux glacées.to be plucked to safety
être mis à l'abrito pluck out of the air [idea, figure, date]
lancer au juger or au jugé
- [guitar, harp, strings]
to pluck one's eyebrows
s'épiler les sourcils
Example Sentences Including 'pluck'
But there was something - yes, something she could pluck out and hold up for Jim to scrutinize.Death of an Unknown Man
Todd sniffed hard, and reached over to pluck a clump of tissues from the box.COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
This was not the atmosphere of cooperation needed to pluck the Spix's Macaw from the teeth of extinction.SPIX'S MACAW: The Race to Save the World's Rarest Bird (2002)
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Translation of pluck from the Collins English to French Dictionary