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face value

Translation of face value in French:

noun

  • 2 [figurative]to take something at face value
    prendre quelque chose au pied de la lettre
    (claim, figures)
    prendre quelque chose pour argent comptant
    (remark, compliment)
    to take somebody at face value
    juger quelqu'un sur les apparences
    at face value it looks like a good idea
    au premier abord, ça paraît être une bonne idée

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