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ceinture
Pronunciation: /sɛ̃tyʀ/

Translation of ceinture in English:

nom féminin

Compounds

ceinture de chasteté

ceinture de flanelle

  • flannel binder

ceinture de grossesse

  • maternity girdle

ceinture herniaire

ceinture orthopédique

ceinture pelvienne

ceinture rouge

  • (banlieue)
    (ring of communist suburbs around Paris)

ceinture de sauvetage

ceinture de sécurité

  • (Automobile, Aviation)
    safety ou seat belt
    attacher or boucler sa ceinture (de sécurité) (Aviation)
    to fasten one's seat belt
    (Automobile)
    to fasten one's seat belt, to buckle up (familier) (anglais américain)

ceinture verte

Idioms

[familier]
faire ceinture

se serrer la ceinture

to tighten one's belt

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Cultural Note: Petite ceinture

The inner ring road in Paris, and the circular bus service which runs along it.

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