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French to English
1.abri[abri]noun m
[cabane]shelter, refuge
[sous terre]shelter
abri antiatomique,antinucléaire : (nuclear) fallout shelter
abri à vélos : bicycle stand
2.à l'abriadv expression
[des intempéries]Other expressions
être à l'abri : to be sheltered
mettre qqn à l'abri : to find shelter for somebody
se mettre à l'abri : to take cover, to shelter
[en lieu sûr]in a safe place
mettre sa fortune à l'abri dans le pétrole : to invest one's money safely in oil
3.à l'abri deprep expression
[pluie]sheltered from
[chaleur, obus]shielded from
[regards]hidden from
(figuré)Other expressions
nos économies nous mettront à l'abri de la misère : our savings will shield us against poverty,will protect us from hardship
à l'abri des contrôles : safe from checks
personne n'est à l'abri d'une erreur|d'un maître-chanteur : anyone can make a mistake|fall victim to a blackmailer
© Larousse, 2007
SYSTRAN Dictionary
abri active : active shelter
abri antiatomique : fallout shelter
abri antiaérien : air-raid shelter
abri antiretombée : fallout shelter
abri antisouffle : anti-blast shelter
abri de chantier : workmen shelter
abri de rampe : launch ramp shelter
abri météorologique : weather station shelter
abri passive : passive shelter
abri souterrain : underground shelter
abri-caverne : cave shelter
abri de fortune : tax haven
MEDOther expressions
sans abris : homeless person
Other expressions
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English to French
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