Übersetzung von “prop” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb transitiveprop /prɒp/ ( propping, propped )
to put sth in a position using sth to support it

He propped the bike against the wall.
Il appuya son vélo contre le mur.

The door had been left propped open.
La porte avait été maintenue ouverte.


noun countable [ ]
sth used to hold sth in place
support masculine , étai masculine

The kids held their house up using a stick for a prop.
Les enfants soutenaient leur maison en utilisant un bâton comme étai.
an object used in a play, movie, or performance
accessoire masculine

props and set design
accessoires et décor

prop up

verb phrasalprop up [ ˈprɒp ˈʌp ]
to support sth that is falling by putting sth under it

The roof was propped up with a few bamboo poles.
Le toit était calé avec quelques poteaux de bambou.
to help an organization that is very close to failure

a bank that was propped up by government funds
une banque qui était renflouée par des fonds gouvernementaux

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


noun /prop/

a support

The ceiling was held up with wooden props.
prop up

to support (something) in an upright position, or stop it from falling

We had to prop up the roof
He propped himself up against the wall.

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