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wild

Pronunciation: /waɪld/

Translation of wild in French:

n

  • in the wild [conditions, life] en liberté to grow in the wild pousser à l'état sauvage the call of the wild l'appel de la nature

adj

  • 1 [animal, plant] sauvage the pony is still quite wild le poney est encore assez farouche
  • 5 [fam] (furious) furieux/-ieuse he'll go or be wild! ça va le mettre hors de lui!
  • 6 [fam] (enthusiastic) to be wild about être un/une fana [fam] de I'm not wild about him/it il/ça ne m'emballe [fam] pas

adv

  • [grow] à l'état sauvage the garden had run wild le jardin était devenu une vraie jungle those children are allowed to run wild! on permet à ces enfants de faire n'importe quoi! to let one's imagination run wild laisser libre cours à son imagination

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