French translation of 'scuttle'
- (nautical, navy)
- (also coal scuttle)
seau m (à charbon)
- (= scupper) [ship]
- [plans, proposals, hopes]
- (= scamper)
s'enfuir à toutes jambes
Example Sentences Including 'scuttle'
Every blackout scuttle had been removed, and the lights behind the portholes switched on.The Lonely Sea
The Russians infiltrate between us, they scuttle around like sewer rats.In Love and War
Everything was sparkling, the brass knobs on the doors, the copper coal scuttle , the martingales hanging by the fireplace.Noble Beginnnings
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Translation of scuttle from the Collins English to French Dictionary