French translation of 'stave off'
separable transitive verb
Example Sentences Including 'stave off'
I bought a pound of Cox's Orange Pippins to stave off the hunger pains and hit the road.KICK BACK (2002)
Mrs Higgins made his meals, bustled about the flat, and said she would stave off callers.In Remembrance of Rose
In an effort to stave off the inevitable polishing away of the ice, the monuments are carved many times life-size.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
Translation of stave off from the Collins English to French Dictionary