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pill
British English: /pɪl/
American English: /pɪl/

Translation of pill in French:

noun

  • 2 (contraceptive)the pill
    la pilule
    to be on/to go on the pill
    prendre/commencer à prendre la pilule
    to come off the pill
    arrêter la pilule

intransitive verb

Idioms

he found it a bitter pill to swallow

il a trouvé la pilule amère

to sugar ou sweeten ou gild the pill

dorer la pilule [informal]

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