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pierre

Pronunciation: /pjɛʀ/

nom féminin

Compounds

pierre à aiguiser

pierre angulaire

pierre à bâtir

  • building stone

pierre à briquet

pierre à chaux

pierre dure

  • semiprecious stone

pierre à feu

pierre fine

pierre à fusil

  • gun flint

pierre gravée

  • engraved stone, intaglio [spécialiste]

pierre levée

pierre de lune

pierre à plâtre

pierre ponce

pierre précieuse

pierre de Rosette

pierre de taille

  • dressed stone

pierre tombale

pierre de touche

Idioms

jeter la pierre à quelqu'un

to accuse somebody

jeter la première pierre

(Bible)
to cast the first stone (à at)

apporter sa pierre à quelque chose

to make one's contribution to something

faire d'une pierre deux coups

to kill two birds with one stone

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Pierre
Pronunciation: /pjɛʀ/

nom propre

Compounds

Pierre le Grand

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