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British English: /sɪlk/
American English: /sɪlk/

Translation of silk in French:


  • 1 (fabric)
    before n (garment, flower, sheet)
    de soie
    (industry, production)
    de la soie
  • 2 (thread)
    fil (m) de soie
  • 5 (British English) (Law)
    avocat (m) de la couronne
    to take the silk
    être nommé avocat de la couronne


as soft ou smooth as silk

doux comme de la soie
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