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British English: /əˈsʌɪd/
American English: /əˈsaɪd/

Translation of aside in French:


  • (gen) (Theatre, Cinema) to say something as ou in an aside
    dire quelque chose en aparté
    (as digression) dire quelque chose en passant


  • 1 (to one side) to stand ou step ou move aside
    to turn aside
    se détourner
    to cast ou throw [something] aside
    mettre [quelque chose] au rebut (clothes, gift)
    écarter (idea, theory)
    to set ou put ou lay [something] aside
    (in shop) réserver
    to brush ou sweep [something] aside
    écarter (objections, protests, worries)
    to lay ou put a book aside
    mettre un livre de côté
    to push ou move somebody aside
    écarter quelqu'un
    to take somebody aside
    prendre quelqu'un à part
    leaving aside all these problems
    si on laisse de côté tous ces problèmes
    to set a verdict aside
    casser un jugement
  • 2 (apart) money aside, let's discuss accommodation
    laissons de côté la question d'argent et parlons du logement
    joking aside
    blague à part (informal)

also: aside from preposition phrase

  • à part
    aside from political concerns
    à part les inquiétudes politiques

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