French translation of wound up
Example Sentences Including 'wound up'
He wound up in your emergency room just about this time last year.Doll's Eyes
His father was just a clerk up at the mill, but Uncle Willoughby became manager and wound up Mayor of Maltby.Ultimate Prizes
The firm made up some of the missing money and then the office was wound up.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
Trends of 'wound up'
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separable transitive verb
- (= wind) [watch, clock, toy]
- (= close) [car window]
- (= close down) [company]
- (= finish) [meeting, discussion]
- (informal, = annoy, provoke)
- (= end up)
to wind up doing sth
finir par faire qchto wind up with sth
se retrouver avec qch
⇒ He wound up with no job and no girlfriend.
Il s'est retrouvé sans travail et sans petite amie.to wind up in jail
se retrouver en prison
Example Sentences Including 'wind up'
Hell of a row but it was hushed up because the banks already had their wind up due to cost overruns.Cormorant
Reduced sentence or not, he's still going to wind up in a Russian jail," Sabrina said.Code Breaker
You see, I thought I was going to wind up like my mother -- `Ultimate Prizes
'wound up' in Other Languages
Translation of wound up from the Collins English to French Dictionary