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Pronunciation: /stɪf/

Translation of stiff in French:


  • 2 [lever, handle] dur/-e à manier
  • 3 [manner, style] compassé/-e
  • 6a stiff drink un remontant


  • to bore sb stiff ennuyer qn à mourir to be scared stiff avoir une peur bleue

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