French translation of 'pluck up'
separable transitive verbpluck
to pluck up courage prendre son courage à deux mains
to pluck up the courage to do sth trouver le courage de faire qch
I eventually plucked up enough courage to ask her for her number. J’ai fini par trouver assez de courage pour lui demander son numéro.
Copyright © by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Example Sentences Including 'pluck up'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
It took me a couple of days to pluck up the courage to roll.THE BOOK OF THE DIE (2000)
The man swallowed nervously as he struggled to pluck up the courage to question Dennison's orders.THE DEVIL'S DOOR
I felt horrible about saying no, as he'd obviously really had to pluck up his courage but it would be worse to say yes and encourage him.AND GOD CREATED THE AU PAIR (2005)
Trends of 'pluck up'
Used Rarely. pluck up is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translation of pluck up from the Collins English to French Dictionary