French translation of 'tuck in'
separable transitive verb
1. [shirt, flap] rentrer
to tuck sth inside sth rentrer qch dans qch
He tucked his shirt inside his trousers. Il rentra sa chemise dans son pantalon.
to tuck the sheets in border le lit
2. (in bed) [child] border
(= start eating) attaquer
(= eat heartily) manger de bon appétit
tuck in! vous pouvez attaquer !
to tuck into sth attaquer qch
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Example Sentences Including 'tuck in'
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Then he took a moment to compose himself, run his hand down his sweat-soaked shirt, tuck in the anger and humiliation.VAPOR TRAIL (2003)
`There you are, me dears, just you tuck in and don't mind your manners for me.NOBLE BEGINNNINGS
`The teacher forgot to tuck in the ends when she shoved me on stage, quaking with fright.THE SOUND OF MURDER
`A ship could tuck in behind the island and be protected from the North Sea.CORMORANT
Trends of 'tuck in'
Used Rarely. tuck in is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of tuck in from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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