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Sentence

En forçant sur l'écrou, j'ai baisé le filetage.

Translation

By forcing the nut, I broke the screw thread.



Analysis


en
     1. prep. in (used to indicate space)
     2. prep. by (used to indicate means)
     3. prep. as
     4. prep. at (used to describe an ability)
     5. prep. of, made of (used to describe composition)
     6. prep. in (during the following time (used for months and years))
     7. prep. (followed by a gerund) while
     8. prep. (followed by a gerund) by, in (describing a way of getting something)
     9. prep. in (used to describe color)
     10. prep. in (used to describe feelings)
     11. prep. in (as part of something)
     12. pron. (ngd, Used as the object of a verb to indicate an indefinite quantity; of it, of them. Replaces the partitive article (du, de la, etc.))
     13. pron. (ngd, Adverbial preposition indicating movement away from a place already mentioned.)
forçant
     1. v. present participle of forcer
     forcer
          1. v. to force
sur
     1. prep. on, upon
     2. prep. on top of
     3. prep. from on top of
     4. prep. above
     5. prep. out of
     6. prep. in the case of
     7. prep. about, concerning
     8. adj. sour
le
     1. art. The (definite article).
     2. art. Used before abstract nouns; not translated in English.
     3. art. (before parts of the body) The; my, your, etc.
     4. art. (before units) A, an.
     5. pron. (direct object) Him, it.
     6. pron. (used to refer to something previously mentioned or implied; not translated in English).
écrou
     1. n. nut (that fits on a bolt), female screw
     2. n. A prison register, prison admission form.
je
     1. pron. I
ai
     1. v. first-person singular present indicative of avoir
baisé
     1. v. past participle of baiser
     baiser
          1. n. kiss
          2. v. (dated, outside, Canada) to kiss
          3. v. (vulgar slang) to fuck, screw
          4. v. (vulgar slang) to prevail over someone, fuck, screw
          5. v. (vulgar slang) to break, deteriorate
le
     1. art. The (definite article).
     2. art. Used before abstract nouns; not translated in English.
     3. art. (before parts of the body) The; my, your, etc.
     4. art. (before units) A, an.
     5. pron. (direct object) Him, it.
     6. pron. (used to refer to something previously mentioned or implied; not translated in English).
filetage
     1. n. screw thread


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