English translation of 'coup du lapin'
coup du lapin
1. (donné par qn) rabbit punch
2. (Automobiles) whiplash
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Example Sentences Including 'coup du lapin'
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En tête des atteintes les plus fréquentes, on trouve le " coup du lapin ", ou étirement de la colonne cervicale.Le Monde (2002)
Puis, joignant le geste à la parole : " on leur fera le coup du lapin ".Le Monde (2001)
'coup du lapin' in Other Languages
British English: whiplash NOUN
Whiplash is a neck injury caused by the head suddenly moving forwards and then back again, for example in a car accident.
His wife suffered whiplash and shock.
Translation of coup du lapin from the Collins French to English Dictionary
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