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abréger
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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