casse-pipe

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casse-pipe m (plural casse-pipes)

  1. A difficult, risky or life-threatening situation.
  2. (by extension, military) A dangerous mission or battle; a war.
    Ils vont au casse-pipe. — They go to war.
  3. (figuratively) Disaster.
    On va au casse-pipe. — We are heading for disaster.

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