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sheep
British English: /ʃiːp/
American English: /ʃip/

Translation of sheep in French:

noun

Idioms

to count sheep

[figurative]

to follow somebody/something like sheep

suivre quelqu'un/quelque chose comme des moutons

to make sheep's eyes at somebody

faire les yeux doux à quelqu'un

may as well be hung for a sheep as for a lamb

tant qu'à être condamné pour un crime, autant qu'il en vaille la peine
goat

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