battant

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

battant m (feminine battante, masculine plural battants, feminine plural battantes)

  1. beating
    une pluie battante - a beating rain

Noun[edit]

battant m (plural battants)

  1. a go-getter, someone who shoots for success despite obstacles
  2. one side of a set of double doors or double windows
    une porte à deux battants — a set of double doors
  3. a leaf of a foldable table or a counter

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

battant

  1. Present participle of battre.

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