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bruit
Pronunciation: / bʀɥi /

Translation of bruit in English:

nom masculin

  • 3 [figuré] (commotion) See examples: son film a fait beaucoup de bruit
    his/her film attracted a lot of attention
    on a fait grand bruit de ce livre
    this book caused quite a stir
    faire beaucoup de bruit pour rien
    to make a lot of fuss about nothing
    une affaire qui a fait du bruit
    an affair that caused an uproar
  • 7 [littéraire] (agitation) See examples: loin du bruit du monde
    far from the madding crowd

Compounds

bruit de couloir

bruit de fond

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