French translation of slump
- (= fall) (in sales, popularity)
chute f brutale,
- (= recession)
crise fthe slump in sth
la crise de qch
- (= decrease) [profits, sales]
⇒ Sales slumped by 40%.
Les ventes se sont effondrées de 40%.,
Les ventes ont chuté de 40%.
- (= fall heavily) [person]
to be slumped over sth
être effondré(e) sur qch
⇒ He was slumped over the wheel.
Il était effondré sur le volant.
Example Sentences Including 'slump'
Elham, who'd begun to slump in the armchair, jerked himself upright.A Question of Principle
His shoulders and arms were heavily muscled, but this never caused him to slump.Dansville
He saw the comedian's bulk slump against the door, then slide down it, his body increasingly eclipsed by the terata.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
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Translation of slump from the Collins English to French Dictionary