French translation of 'rung'
past participle of verb
1. [of ladder] barreau m
2. (in hierarchy) échelon m
the top rung of society l’échelon supérieur de la société
the first rung of the property ladder le premier degré de l’échelle de la propriété
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How many rungs are there on your ladder?THE 22 IMMUTABLE LAWS OF MARKETING (1993)
Products that are purchased infrequently and involve an unpleasant experience usually have very few rungs on their ladders.THE 22 IMMUTABLE LAWS OF MARKETING (1993)
What's the maximum number of rungs on a ladder?THE 22 IMMUTABLE LAWS OF MARKETING (1993)
As workers leave the lower rungs of the career ladder, others will surely take their place.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Avoid standing on the top three rungs or steps.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
It's not just those clinging onto the bottom rungs of the property ladder who are struggling.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It's those on the top rungs blowing the bubbles.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The man at the top knows what life is like on lower rungs of the company ladder.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Well, that depends on how many rungs up the property ladder you are.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Yet those on the bottom rungs of the publishing ladder are happy to aim lower.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He gestured Abasio to lead the way up the metal rungs protruding from the stone.A Plague of Angels (1993)
And he insists that both managers have the experience to come through the bad times because they worked their way up from the bottom rungs.The Sun (2009)
And how fragile is the hold on the lower rungs of opportunity for so many people in this huge city.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
She probably is more enthusiastic and committed than you, and will rapidly climb the management ladder while you languish on the lower rungs.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Anything to avoid landing on the bottom rungs of the differentiation ladder.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
But he soon learnt how to climb the rungs.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
I had this fantasy then that I had climbed up many rungs of the ladder in one daring leap.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
We're going to put more rungs in that ladder.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Anybody who loses to a fast bowler must be near the lowest rungs of society's chess ladder.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
If women at the top look this petulant and this paranoid, think how women feel on the many rungs below.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Meanwhile the rungs at the bottom of the property ladder have become increasingly difficult for first-time buyers to reach and ascend.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
When greasy rungs are climbed, fat is fatal.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The rungs of that ladder could tell him exactly where he was on his journey to manhood.American Manhood: Transformations in Masculinity from the Revolution to the Modern Era (1993)
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Translation of rung from the Collins English to French Dictionary