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nuit

Pronunciation: /nɥi/

Translation of nuit in English:

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Compounds

nuit blanche

  • sleepless night

nuit bleue

  • [ night of terrorist bomb attacks ]

Idioms

c'est le jour et la nuit

they're as different as chalk and cheese

attends demain pour donner ta réponse: la nuit porte conseil

wait till tomorrow to give your answer: sleep on it first

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