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British English: /fjuːm/
American English: /fjum/

Translation of fume in French:

transitive verb

  • 'it's his fault!', fumed John
    'c'est de sa faute!', fulmina John

intransitive verb

  • 1 [informal] he was fuming at the delay
    il était furibond à cause du retard [informal]
    to be fuming with anger/with impatience
    bouillonner de colère/d'impatience
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