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bout

Pronunciation: /bu/

Translation of bout in English:

m

Compounds

bout de chou

  • [fam], sweet little thing [fam]

bout d'essai

Idioms

tenir le bon bout

[fam], to be on the right track

ne pas être au bout de ses peines

not to be out of the woods yet

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