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pendre

Pronunciation: /pɑ̃dʀ/

vi

v refl (+ v être) (se pendre)

  • 2se pendre à to hang from [branch] se pendre au cou de qn to throw one's arms around sb's neck

Idioms

ça te pend au nez

[fam], you've got it coming to you

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