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simple
Pronunciation: / sɛ̃pl /

Translation of simple in English:

adjectif

nom masculin

  • 1 (dans un calcul) See examples: le prix varie du simple au double
    the price can turn out to be twice as high
  • 2 (Sport)simple dames/messieurs
    ladies'/men's singles
    (pl)

also: simples nom masculin pluriel

Compounds

simple d'esprit

simple soldat

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