Detailed Translations for flap from English to French


flap [the ~] noun

  1. the flap
  2. the flap
  3. the flap (stop valve)
    le rabat; le volet

to flap verb (flaps, flapped, flapping)

  1. to flap (flutter; wave; blow; snap)
    flotter au vent; voltiger; voler; venter; voleter; s'envoler; faire du vent
    • voltiger verb (voltige, voltiges, voltigeons, voltigez, )
    • voler verb (vole, voles, volons, volez, )
    • venter verb (vente, ventes, ventons, ventez, )
    • voleter verb (volette, volettes, voletons, voletez, )
    • s'envoler verb
  2. to flap (blab; blunder)

Conjugations for flap:

  1. flap
  2. flap
  3. flaps
  4. flap
  5. flap
  6. flap
simple past
  1. flapped
  2. flapped
  3. flapped
  4. flapped
  5. flapped
  6. flapped
present perfect
  1. have flapped
  2. have flapped
  3. has flapped
  4. have flapped
  5. have flapped
  6. have flapped
past continuous
  1. was flapping
  2. were flapping
  3. was flapping
  4. were flapping
  5. were flapping
  6. were flapping
  1. shall flap
  2. will flap
  3. will flap
  4. shall flap
  5. will flap
  6. will flap
continuous present
  1. am flapping
  2. are flapping
  3. is flapping
  4. are flapping
  5. are flapping
  6. are flapping
  1. be flapped
  2. be flapped
  3. be flapped
  4. be flapped
  5. be flapped
  6. be flapped
  1. flap!
  2. let's flap!
  3. flapped
  4. flapping
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for flap:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
rabat flap; stop valve
volet flap; stop valve blind; pane; shutter; window pane
volet d'atterrissage flap
volet de débarquement flap
- dither; flapping; flaps; flutter; fluttering; fuss; pother; tizzy
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
faire du vent blow; flap; flutter; snap; wave blow; blow hard
flotter au vent blow; flap; flutter; snap; wave
jeter avec fracas blab; blunder; flap
s'envoler blow; flap; flutter; snap; wave ascend; be off; be on the upgrade; become higher; become larger; blow up; bristle; burst off; climb; crack off; depart; develop; flare up; fly away; fly by; fly off; fly out; fly round; fly up; get away; go away; go up; go upward; grow; grow up; increase; leave; mount; rise; rise to the surface; spatter off; start; take off
venter blow; flap; flutter; snap; wave
voler blow; flap; flutter; snap; wave blow; cadge; collar; deprive; expropriate; filch; float; fly; fly a machine; fly about; fly an aeroplane; go thieving; hover; loot; make off with; navigate; nick; pilfer; pillage; pinch; plunder; purloin; raid; rob; snatch; snatch away; snatch off; snitch; steal; swipe; take; take away
voleter blow; flap; flutter; snap; wave
voltiger blow; flap; flutter; snap; wave swirl; tightrope walking; vortex; whirl down; whirl up
- beat; dither; pother; roll; undulate; wave
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- tail

Related Words for "flap":

Synonyms for "flap":

Related Definitions for "flap":

  1. any broad thin and limber covering attached at one edge; hangs loose or projects freely1
    • he wrote on the flap of the envelope1
  2. a movable airfoil that is part of an aircraft wing; used to increase lift or drag1
  3. a movable piece of tissue partly connected to the body1
  4. the motion made by flapping up and down1
  5. an excited state of agitation1
    • there was a terrible flap about the theft1
  6. pronounce with a flap, of alveolar sounds1
  7. make a fuss; be agitated1
  8. move noisily1
    • flags flapped in the strong wind1
  9. move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion1
  10. move with a flapping motion1
    • The bird's wings were flapping1
  11. move with a thrashing motion1
    • The bird flapped its wings1

Wiktionary Translations for flap:

  1. -
  1. châssis de fenêtre ou volet basculant sur un axe horizontal.
  2. partie plane et plus ou moins large d’un mur.
  3. vantail, aile ou partie d’un objet qui se replie
  4. Partie mobile de l’aile d’un avion
  1. Secouer vivement en tout sens
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Cross Translation:
flap couche de graisse kwab — een weke massa vlees of vet aan het lichaam
flap rabat; couvre-joint Lasche — die eine Seite einer Verbindung, bei der zwei Stücke eines flachen Materials überlappend verbunden werden
flap claquer; vrombir; pétarader; crépiter knattern — ein knallendes Geräusch stoßartig und in kurzen Intervallen erzeugen

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