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Pronunciation: /ʃel/

Translation of shell in French:


  • 1 (of egg, nut, snail) coquille (f); (of crab, tortoise, shrimp) carapace (f) to come out of one's shell sortir de sa coquille


  • 1 [Mil] pilonner [town, installation]

Phrasal verbs

shell out

shell out [sth] débourser [sum] (for pour)

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