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British English: /ˈanɪm(ə)l/
American English: /ˈænəməl/

Translation of animal in French:


  • 1 [literal] (creature, genus) domestic/farm animal
    animal domestique/de ferme
    animal, vegetable and mineral
    les animaux, les végétaux, et les minéraux
  • 2 (brutish person) to behave like animals
    se conduire comme des brutes
    to bring out the animal in somebody
    réveiller la bête qui est en quelqu'un
  • 3 [figurative] (entity) she is a political animal
    elle a la politique dans le sang
    there's no such animal
    ça n'existe pas
    the new company is a very different animal
    la nouvelle entreprise est une chose différente

adjective before n

  • 1 (of animals)
    des animaux
    pour animaux
    (behaviour, fat)

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