Übersetzung von “pluck” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

pluck

verb transitivepluck /plʌk/
to quickly pull out
arracher

Two men were plucked from the roof of the burning building.
Deux hommes ont été arrachés du toit de l'immeuble en flammes.
(of poultry) to pull all the feathers out
plumer

to pluck a chicken/duck/goose
plumer un poulet/canard / une oie
to use your fingers to pull the strings of a musical instrument
pincer

to pluck a string
pincer une corde

(Übersetzung von “pluck” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

pluck

verb /plak/

to pull

arracher
She plucked a grey hair from her head
He plucked at my sleeve.

to pull the feathers off (a chicken etc) before cooking it.

plumer

to pick (flowers etc).

cueillir

to pull hairs out of (eyebrows) in order to improve their shape.

épiler

to pull and let go (the strings of a musical instrument)

pincer
He gently plucked the strings of his guitar.
plucky adjective

courageous

courageux
a plucky young fellow.
pluckily adverb

avec courage
pluckiness noun

courage
pluck up (the) courage/energy etc

to gather up one’s courage etc (to do something)

trouver le courage de
She plucked up (the) courage to ask a question.

(Übersetzung von “pluck” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)