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Pronunciation: /mɛɡʀiʀ/

Translation of maigrir in English:

verbe transitif

  • (vêtement, couleur)
    to make [somebody] look thinner
    (maladie, soucis)
    to make [somebody] lose weight

verbe intransitif

  • to lose weight, to slim
    maigrir de trois kilos
    to lose three kilos
    on l'a trouvé maigri
    he looked as if he had lost weight
    maigrir des hanches/des cuisses
    to lose weight around one's hips/from one's thighs
    il a maigri du visage
    his face has got (anglais britannique) ou gotten (anglais américain) thinner
    faire maigrir quelqu'un (exercice, régime)
    to make somebody lose weight
    pour maigrir (crème, exercice)
    slimming (anglais britannique)
    reducing épith (anglais américain)
    (cachet, pilule)
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