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also: feminine: sèche
Pronunciation: / sɛk /, / sɛʃ /

Translation of sec in English:


nom masculin

  • être à sec (rivière, réservoir)
    to have dried up
    (compte en banque)
    to be empty
    to have no money
    tenir quelque chose au sec
    to keep something in a dry place
    mettre une mare à sec
    to drain a pond
    avoir les pieds bien au sec
    to have nice dry feet
    cacahuètes grillées à sec


  • 1 (avec netteté) See examples: se briser sec


aussi sec

rester sec

to be unable to reply

je l'ai eu sec

I was pretty choked (familier)

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