French translation of 'thrust'
- (= pushing action) [of sword, knife]
- (= propulsive force) [of engine]
poussée fforward thrust
poussée f de propulsionreverse thrust
poussée f inversée
- (= emphasis)
axe mthe main thrust of sth
l'axe principal de qch
Example Sentences Including 'thrust'
Then she got her purse and thrust a ten-pound note into my hand.READY? (2001)
He was thrust back into his tight-fitting sports seat with a look of serious discomfort on his face.DEAD BEAT (2002)
I was so disappointed I didn't say a word, just thrust the receiver at Mum.READY? (2001)
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Translation of thrust from the Collins English to French Dictionary