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Pronunciation: /kaʀtje/

Translation of quartier in English:

nom masculin

  • 5 (Armée)quartiers
    être consigné dans ses quartiers
    to be confined to quarters
    prendre ses quartiers d'hiver/d'été
    to go into winter/summer quarters
    to go to one's winter/summer residence
    avoir quartier libre
    to be off duty
    to have time off ou free time


quartier général

, QG

quartier de haute sécurité

  • (Administration)
    maximum security wing

Quartier Latin

Quartier Latin

Cultural Note: Quartier Latin

The original university area in central Paris on the left bank of the Seine.

quartier de selle


ne pas faire de quartier

to show no mercy
to give no quarter [vieilli]

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