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Pronunciation: /kyʀ/

nom féminin

  • 1 (dans une station thermale)
    course of treatment in ou at a spa
    faire une cure
    to go for a course of treatment in a spa
  • 2 (traitement)
    course of treatment
    faire une cure de vitamines/calcium
    to take a course of vitamins/calcium
  • 3 (grande consommation) faire une cure de raisin/fruits
    to eat a lot of grapes/fruit
    j'ai fait une cure de repos/soleil/cinéma
    I did nothing but rest/soak up the sun/watch films (anglais britannique) ou movies (anglais américain)
  • 4 [soutenu] (souci) n'avoir cure de quelque chose
    to care little about something
    je n'en ai cure!
    I care not! [soutenu]


cure d'amaigrissement

cure de beauté

cure de désintoxication

cure de jouvence

  • rejuvenation treatment
    subir une cure de jouvence (quartier)
    to have a face lift
    to be modernized
    to be given an injection of fresh blood

cure de repos

cure de sommeil

  • sleep therapy
    faire une cure de sommeil
    to undergo sleep therapy

cure de thalassothérapie

  • course of thalassotherapy

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Pronunciation: /kyʀe/

nom masculin


curé de campagne

  • country priest


bouffer du curé

to be anticlerical

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