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British English: /rʌɪp/
American English: /raɪp/

Translation of ripe in French:


  • 2 (ready)
    (person) [literary]
    mûr (for pour)
    the time is ripe
    c'est le bon moment
    the time is ripe for change/reform
    c'est le moment d'introduire des changements/des réformes
    a site ripe for development
    un terrain bon pour la construction


to live to a ripe old age

vivre jusqu'à un âge très avancé
she lived to the ripe old age of 90
elle a vécu jusqu'au bel âge de 90 ans
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