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folie

nom féminin

  • 3 (acte déraisonnable)
    act of folly
    cette folie leur a coûté la vie
    it was an act of folly which cost them their lives
    mes folies de jeunesse
    my youthful follies
    elle a fait une folie en acceptant
    she was mad to accept
    c'est une folie
  • 4 (passion) avoir la folie du marbre/des antiquités
    to be mad (anglais britannique) ou crazy about marble/about antiques

Compounds

folie à deux

folie douce

  • sheer madness
    c'est de la folie douce
    it's sheer madness

folie furieuse

  • stark raving madness
    être pris de folie furieuse
    to go berserk

folie des grandeurs

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folié
feminine: foliée

adjectif

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