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carpet
British English: /ˈkɑːpɪt/
American English: /ˈkɑrpət/

Translation of carpet in French:

noun

  • 2 [figurative] carpet of flowers/snow
    tapis de fleurs/neige

transitive verb

  • 1 [literal]
    mettre de la moquette dans (room)
    to carpet the living-room floor
    mettre de la moquette dans le séjour
    carpeted with flowers [figurative]
    [literary]
    tapissé de fleurs
  • 2 [figurative] (reprimand)
    passer un savon à (employee)

Idioms

to be on the carpet

to brush ou push ou sweep something under the carpet

enterrer or étouffer quelque chose

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