couler

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cōlāre, present active infinitive of cōlō (filter, strain, purify).

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couler

  1. (transitive) to sink
  2. (transitive) to cast (metal)
  3. (intransitive) to sink
    Le bateau de croisière MV Explorer a commencé à couler après avoir heurté un iceberg.
  4. (intransitive) to flow
  5. (intransitive) to shed (i.e. shed blood)
  6. (intransitive) to go bankrupt
  7. (transitive) (Quebec) to fail (a course)

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Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cōlō, cōlare (filter, strain, purify).

Verb[edit]

couler

  1. to flow