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British English: /ˈnʌɪsli/
American English: /ˈnaɪsli/

Translation of nicely in French:


  • 2 (attractively)
    (decorated, furnished, dressed)
    she sings very nicely
    elle chante très bien
  • 3 (satisfactorily) the engine is ticking over nicely
    le moteur tourne bien
    the building is coming along very nicely
    la construction avance très bien
    to be nicely chilled
    être juste frais/fraîche comme il faut
    to be nicely done
    être juste à point
    that will do nicely
    cela fera l'affaire
    to be nicely placed to do
    être bien placé pour faire

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