English translation of 'pétiller'
Verb Table intransitive verb
1. [eau, champagne] to fizz
2. (figurative) [yeux] to sparkle
pétiller d’esprit to sparkle with wit
3. [flamme, bois] to crackle
4. [pierre, métal] to glisten
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Example Sentences Including 'pétiller'
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Comment allez -vous faire pétiller vos repas en l'an 2000 ?Le Monde (2000)
» Fernand Urtebise : « ça va faire pétiller une préparation qui risquait de ronronner.Libération (2003)
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Used Rarely. pétiller is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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'pétiller' in Other Languages
British English: fizz VERB
If a drink fizzes, it produces lots of little bubbles of gas and makes a sound like a long 's'.
After a while their mother was back, holding a tray of glasses that fizzed.
Translation of pétiller from the Collins French to English
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