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shelf
British English: /ʃɛlf/
American English: /ʃɛlf/

Translation of shelf in French:

noun pl shelves

  • 1 (at home) (gen)
    (in oven)
    (in shop, library)
    top/bottom shelf
    étagère du haut/du bas
    a set of shelves
    une étagère
    a whole shelf of books
    toute une étagère de livres
    you won't find it on the supermarket shelf
    vous ne le trouverez pas en supermarché

Idioms

to be left on the shelf

(remain single)
rester vieille fille
(be abandoned)
être laissé pour compte

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