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supporter 1

Pronunciation: /sypɔʀte/

verbe transitif

  • 5 (subir sans dommages)
    (plante)
    to withstand (froid, chaleur)
    (personne) elle supporte bien la chaleur
    she can take ou stand the heat
    elle supporte mal la chaleur
    she can't take the heat, the heat doesn't agree with her
    il ne supporte pas l'aspirine
    aspirin doesn't agree with him
    il a bien supporté son opération
    he came through the operation well
    il n'a pas supporté l'opération
    he didn't come through the operation
    ce plat supporte la chaleur
    this dish is heat-resistant
    il a bien supporté le traitement
    he reacted well to the treatment
    il a bien supporté le voyage
    he stood the journey well
    il ne supporterait pas le voyage
    he couldn't manage the journey
    il ne fait pas très froid, mais on supporte un pull
    it's not very cold but you need a sweater
    je supporterais bien un pull
    I could do with a sweater

also: se supporter verbe pronominal

  • ils ne peuvent plus se supporter
    they can't stand each other any more

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supporter 2 also: supporteur
Pronunciation: /sypɔʀtœʀ/

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