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perle

adjectif invariable

  • (gris) perle
    pearl grey (anglais britannique) ou gray (anglais américain)

nom féminin

  • 4 [littéraire] (goutte) perle de rosée perle de sang
    drop(let) of blood
    perle de sueur
    bead of sweat

Compounds

perle de culture

perle fine

  • real pearl

perle naturelle

perle rare

  • [figuré]
    real treasure
    chercher/trouver la perle rare
    to look for/to find someone special

perles de bain

  • (Cosmétique)
    bath pearls

Idioms

il n'est pas ici pour enfiler des perles

he's not here to amuse himself

jeter des perles aux cochons or pourceaux

to cast one's pearls before swine

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perlé
feminine: perlée

adjectif

  • 2 (Textile)coton perlé
    pearl cotton
    (laine)
    pearlized
  • 4 [figuré] rire perlé
    rippling laugh

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