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pain

Pronunciation: /pɛ̃/

Compounds

pain blanc

pain de campagne

  • farmhouse bread

pain complet

  • wholemeal bread (BrE) , wholewheat bread (AmE)

pain d'épices

pain grillé

pain au lait

  • milk roll

pain de mie

pain de seigle

pain de son

  • bran loaf

Idioms

se vendre comme des petits pains

to sell like hot cakes

ça ne mange pas de pain

[fam], it doesn't cost anything

je ne mange pas de ce pain-là

[fam], I won't have anything to do with it

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Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
noun
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