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Detailed Translations for smooth over from English to French

smooth over:

to smooth over verb (smooths over, smoothed over, smoothing over)

  1. to smooth over (trivialize; play down; gloss over; trivialise)
    pallier; minimiser; excuser
    • pallier verb (pallie, pallies, pallions, palliez, )
    • minimiser verb (minimise, minimises, minimisons, minimisez, )
    • excuser verb (excuse, excuses, excusons, excusez, )
  2. to smooth over (extenuate; excuse; palliate)
    pardonner; excuser
    • pardonner verb (pardonne, pardonnes, pardonnons, pardonnez, )
    • excuser verb (excuse, excuses, excusons, excusez, )

Conjugations for smooth over:

  1. smooth over
  2. smooth over
  3. smooths over
  4. smooth over
  5. smooth over
  6. smooth over
simple past
  1. smoothed over
  2. smoothed over
  3. smoothed over
  4. smoothed over
  5. smoothed over
  6. smoothed over
present perfect
  1. have smoothed over
  2. have smoothed over
  3. has smoothed over
  4. have smoothed over
  5. have smoothed over
  6. have smoothed over
past continuous
  1. was smoothing over
  2. were smoothing over
  3. was smoothing over
  4. were smoothing over
  5. were smoothing over
  6. were smoothing over
  1. shall smooth over
  2. will smooth over
  3. will smooth over
  4. shall smooth over
  5. will smooth over
  6. will smooth over
continuous present
  1. am smoothing over
  2. are smoothing over
  3. is smoothing over
  4. are smoothing over
  5. are smoothing over
  6. are smoothing over
  1. be smoothed over
  2. be smoothed over
  3. be smoothed over
  4. be smoothed over
  5. be smoothed over
  6. be smoothed over
  1. smooth over!
  2. let's smooth over!
  3. smoothed over
  4. smoothing over
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

smooth over [the ~] noun

  1. the smooth over (excuse)

Translation Matrix for smooth over:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
excuse excuse; smooth over apology; excuse; explaining-away; extenuation; smoothing-over
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
excuser excuse; extenuate; gloss over; palliate; play down; smooth over; trivialise; trivialize answer for; excuse; explain away; forgive; give away; justify; misdeal; pardon
minimiser gloss over; play down; smooth over; trivialise; trivialize crop; decrease; diminish; minimise; minimize; play down; reduce; scale down; shorten; shrink; trim; trivialise; trivialize
pallier gloss over; play down; smooth over; trivialise; trivialize camouflage; disguise; dissemble; veil
pardonner excuse; extenuate; palliate; smooth over excuse; forgive; give away; misdeal; pardon
- gloss over; skate over; skimp over; slur over

Synonyms for "smooth over":

Related Definitions for "smooth over":

  1. treat hurriedly or avoid dealing with properly1

Related Translations for smooth over