"to fall flat" translation into French

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"to fall flat" in French

EN to fall flat
volume_up
{verb}

tomber à plat ventre
tomber à plat ventre
to fall flat
volume_up
se casser la figure {r. v.} [coll.]
se casser la figure

Similar translations for "to fall flat" in French

fall noun
to fall verb
flat noun
flat adjective
to flat verb
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Context sentences for "to fall flat" in French

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EnglishThat can fall flat on its face, and if does so, then public confidence is lost.
Cela peut échouer et, si c’est le cas, la confiance du public sera perdue.
EnglishWe do not want to fall flat on our faces, though: growth is not appropriate for all areas.
Mais évitons de nous faire piéger: la croissance ne convient pas à tous les domaines.
EnglishEurope is still ahead, but Galileo cannot afford to fall flat on its face in the implementation stage.
Galileo ne devrait pas continuer à dériver; il doit s’ amarrer.
EnglishEurope is still ahead, but Galileo cannot afford to fall flat on its face in the implementation stage.
L’Europe est toujours en tête, mais Galileo ne peut pas se permettre de tomber à plat dans sa phase de mise en œuvre.
Englishhe may fall flat on his face in this business
il risque de se casser les reins dans cette affaire
EnglishIf the French Presidency carries on like this, the IGC will fall flat on its face on Nice's hard pebble beach.
Si la présidence française persiste dans cette attitude, la CIG s'échouera durement sur les galets de la plage de Nice.
EnglishEuropean development policy will fall flat on its face if it cannot bring about genuine change in women's circumstances.
La politique européenne de développement sera un cuisant échec si elle ne génère pas de changements réels pour la situation des femmes.
Englishto fall flat on one's back
Englishto fall flat on the pavement
Englishto fall flat on the sidewalk
Englishto fall flat on one's face
Englishto fall flat on one's face
Englishto fall flat on one's face
Englishto fall flat on one's back