shorts in French

Pronunciation
n. slip (m), short (m)

Example Sentences

“In some countries, one can only go for short periods – three weeks, or a month,” explained Father Colomb.
(Source: Voice of America)
«Dans certains pays, on ne peut aller que pour des périodes courtes – trois semaines, un mois» explique le Père Colomb.
(Source: Voice of America)
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“My time grows short,” observed the Spirit. “Quick!”
«Mon temps s’écoule, fit observer l’esprit… Vite!»
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“Yes,” said Alice, “I have often seen them at din...” she cut herself short.
“Oui,” dit Alice, “je les ai souvent vus à dîn…” elle s’arrêta tout court.
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A short battle took place and all the pirates were captured.
Une courte bataille se déroula et tous les pirates furent capturés.
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And voila! Is it short enough?
Et voilà! C’est assez court comme ça?
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Are the dresses short?
Les robes sont-elles courtes?
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Are they as short as the other ones?
Sont-ils aussi courts que les autres?
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As short as the last time.
Aussi court que la dernière fois.
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As short as usual.
Aussi courts que d’habitude.
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As short as usual?
Aussi courts que d’habitude?
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Synonyms

underpants worn by men: underpants, drawers, boxers, underdrawers, boxershorts
trousers that end at or above the knee: hot pants, Jamaica shorts, trunks, pant, Bermuda shorts, short pants, trouser, lederhosen



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