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traiter

Translation of traiter in English:

verbe transitif

  • 7 (qualifier)traiter quelqu'un de quelque chose
    to call somebody something
    traiter quelqu'un de menteur
    to call somebody a liar
    traiter quelqu'un de paresseux
    to call somebody lazy
    elle m'a traité de tous les noms
    she called me all sorts of names
    se faire traiter de tous les noms d'oiseaux
    to get called all the names under the sun

also: traiter de verbe transitif indirect

  • traiter de
    to deal with (sujet, thème)
    l'auteur/l'œuvre traite de
    the author/work deals with

verbe intransitif

also: se traiter verbe pronominal

  • ils se sont traités de tous les noms
    they called each other all sorts of names

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