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tondre
Pronunciation: / tɔ̃dʀ /

Translation of tondre in English:

verbe transitif

  • 2 (une personne) See examples: (à ras) See examples: tondre quelqu'un
    to shave somebody's head
  • 3
    [familier]
    (couper les cheveux à) See examples: tondre quelqu'un
    to cut somebody's hair
    se faire tondre (familier)
    to have one's hair cut
    il s'est fait tondre (court)
    he's had his hair cropped
    (très court)
    he's been scalped
    [humoristique]
  • 5
    [familier]
    (voler) See examples: tondre quelqu'un
    to fleece (familier) somebody

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    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly