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poule

Pronunciation: /pul/

Translation of poule in English:

f

  • 2 boiling fowl

Compounds

poule d'eau

poule faisane

  • hen pheasant

poule mouillée

poule naine

poule au pot

  • boiled chicken

Idioms

quand les poules auront des dents

[fam], pigs might fly

tuer la poule aux œufs d'or

to kill the goose that lays the golden egg

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