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Pronunciation: /abʀeʒe/

Translation of abréger in English:

verbe transitif

  • 2 (rendre bref) j'ai dû abréger ma visite
    I had to cut short my visit
    une crise cardiaque a abrégé sa carrière
    a heart attack cut short his career
    abrège [familier]!
    keep it short!
    abréger les souffrances de quelqu'un
    to put an end to somebody's suffering
    disons, pour abréger, qu'ils se séparent
    to cut (anglais britannique) ou make (anglais américain) a long story short, let's just say they are separating

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