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affaire also: affair
Pronunciation: / aˈfer /
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  • No fue sancionado el Emelec por el ya famoso affaire de las entradas para los hinchas del Quito.
  • Si estas solo, puedes tener un affaire o relación pasajera.
  • La frase pasó mayormente inadvertida, pero no para los protagonistas del memorable affaire Cipriani.

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