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violent
British English: /ˈvʌɪəl(ə)nt/
American English: /ˈvaɪ(ə)lənt/

Translation of violent in French:

adjective

  • 1
    (crime, behaviour, film, temper)
    a violent attack (physical)
    une attaque violente
    (verbal)
    une attaque virulente
  • 3 (powerful)
    (wind, storm, explosion, emotion, fit, headache)

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