Meaning of Acculer – French Verb

Acculer means to corner, to push someone or something into a difficult or dangerous situation, or to force someone into doing something.

Examples of acculer in Every Day Usage

  1. Nous avons réussi à acculer le chat dans un coin de la pièce. (We managed to corner the cat in a corner of the room.)
  2. Les pressions financières ont acculé l’entreprise à licencier plusieurs employés. (Financial pressures forced the company to lay off several employees.)
  3. La police a finalement réussi à acculer le suspect contre un mur, le forçant à se rendre. (The police finally managed to corner the suspect against a wall, forcing him to surrender.)

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