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Pronunciation: /sɑ̃/


  • 2il est resté trois mois sans téléphoner he didn't call for three months il est poli, sans plus he's polite, but that's as far as it goes
  • 3on sera dix sans les enfants there'll be ten of us not counting the children 500 euros sans l'hôtel 500 euros not including accommodation

phr (sans que)


sans domicile fixe


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