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cent 1

Pronunciation: /sɑ̃/

adjectif

pronom

  • ils sont venus tous les cent
    all one hundred of them came

nom masculin

also: pour cent locution adjective

Idioms

faire les cent pas

to pace up and down

être aux cent coups

[familier]
to be worried sick [familier]
to be in a state [familier]

faire les quatre cents coups

to be a real tearaway

s'ennuyer à cent sous de l'heure

[familier]
to be bored stiff [familier]
to be bored to death

attendre cent sept ans

[familier]
to wait for ages

durer cent sept ans

[familier]
to last for ages ou forever
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cent 2

Pronunciation: /sɛnt/

nom masculin

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