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parade
British English: /pəˈreɪd/
American English: /pəˈreɪd/

Translation of parade in French:

noun

  • 1 (procession) a parade of floats
    une parade de chars
    carnival parade
    défilé (m) de carnaval
    circus parade
    parade (f) de cirque
  • 3 (display) (of designs, models)
    (of ideas) (often pejorative)
    étalage (m)
    new inventions will be on parade
    de nouvelles inventions seront exposées
    to make a parade of [pejorative]
    faire étalage de (grief, knowledge)
  • 4 (British English) (row) a parade of shops/houses
    une rangée de magasins/maisons

transitive verb

  • 2 (claim)to parade something as something
    présenter quelque chose comme quelque chose
    it was paraded as the miracle solution
    cela a été présenté comme la solution miracle

intransitive verb

Phrasal verbs

parade about

parade around

Definition of parade in:

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