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British English: /ˈfɛrɪt/
American English: /ˈfɛrət/

Translation of ferret in French:


intransitive verb p prés etc -tt-

  • 1 (Hunting)
    chasser au furet
  • 2 (search)to ferret for
    chercher [quelque chose] partout (keys)

Phrasal verbs

ferret about

ferret out

1 ferret [something] out, ferret out [something]
dégoter [informal] (bargain)
découvrir (truth, information)
2 ferret [somebody] out
dénicher (agent, thief)

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