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ange
Pronunciation: / ɑ̃ʒ /

Translation of ange in English:

nom masculin

Compounds

ange déchu

ange exterminateur

ange gardien

ange de mer

ange de la mort

  • Angel of Death

ange de la route

  • motorbike patrolman

Idioms

être aux anges

to be in seventh heaven, to be walking on air

‘un ange passe!’

‘somebody's walked over my grave!’

un ange passa

there was a lull in the conversation

sourire aux anges

to smile serenely

il est beau comme un ange

he looks like a cherub

être patient comme un ange

to have the patience of a saint

être doux comme un ange

to be sweet-natured

discuter sur le sexe des anges

to count how many angels can dance on the head of a pin

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