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parer

Translation of parer in English:

verbe transitif

  • 4 (attribuer)parer quelqu'un/quelque chose de quelque chose
    to attribute something to somebody/something
  • 5 (Nautisme)
    to get [something] ready
    parer à virer
    to prepare to go about

also: parer à verbe transitif indirect

also: se parer verbe pronominal

paon
  • 2 (se vêtir)
    to array oneself
    elle s'est parée de fourrures/de bijoux
    she arrayed herself in furs/with jewels
  • 3 (être recouvert)
    to be bedecked (de with)
  • 4 (s'attribuer) se parer de
    to invest oneself with
    il se pare de tous les talents
    he claims to be ou makes himself out to be very clever

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