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gale
British English: /ɡeɪl/
American English: /ɡeɪl/

Translation of gale in French:

noun

  • vent (m) violent, coup (m) de vent
    a force 9 gale
    un vent force 9
    gale force winds
    vents violents
    a gale was blowing, it was blowing a gale
    le vent soufflait en tempête
    gales of laughter
    [figurative]
    éclats (mpl) de rire

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