French translation of 'see off'
separable transitive verb
- (= say goodbye to)
dire au revoir à
⇒ They both came to the airport to see me off.
Ils sont tous les deux venus à l'aéroport pour me dire au revoir.
⇒ She saw him off at the station.
Elle est allée lui dire au revoir à gare.
⇒ I was up early to see him off to work.
Je me suis réveillé tôt pour lui dire au revoir avant qu'il ne parte au travail.
- (British, = force to leave)
⇒ We saw them off the premises.
Nous les avons chassés des lieux.
- (British, = defeat)
Example Sentences Including 'see off'
`I mean,' he added more politely, `perhaps we should see off Anatollatia first.TEN STEPS TO HAPPINESS (2003)
He'd see off a few of your chaps, too, before they got to him.Confessional
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Translation of see off from the Collins English to French Dictionary