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guise
Pronunciation: / giz /

nom féminin

  • 1à ma/ta etc guise
    just as I/you etc wish ou please
    n'en faire qu'à sa guise
    to do exactly as one pleases ou likes
    laissez-les vivre à leur guise!
    let them live their own lives!
  • 2en guise de recevoir un cadeau en guise de remerciement
    to receive a present by way of thanks

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    adverb
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly