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Pronunciation: /tʃɪl/

Translation of chill in French:


  • 1 (coldness) fraîcheur (f) there is a chill in the air le fond de l'air est frais to send a chill down sb's spine donner des frissons à qn



  • 1 mettre [qch] à refroidir [dessert, soup]; rafraîchir [wine]
  • 2 (make cold) faire frissonner [person] to chill sb's or the blood glacer le sang à qn


Phrasal verbs

chill out

décompresser [fam] chill out! laisse faire!

Definition of chill in:

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