See also: trebucher

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French trebucher, from Old French trebuchier(to overthrow, topple), from tre- + *buchier, from Old French buc(trunk of the body), from Old Frankish *būk(belly, trunk, torso), from Proto-Germanic *būkaz(belly, abdomen, trunk), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰōw-(to blow, swell). Cognate with Old High German būh(belly), Old English būc(belly, trunk). More at bouk.

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trébucher

  1. (intransitive, followed by sur) to trip (on), to stumble

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