Marcher en canard

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Definition

marcher en canard : to walk like a duck, with one’s feet pointing outwards idiome

In skiing contexts, marcher en canard means to use the ‘herringbone’ or ‘duck-walk’ technique to climb a slope with skis.

Examples

  • "Pour se déplacer, marcher en canard peut grandement faciliter la vie."

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