n animal m de compagnie
Have you got a pet? Est-ce que tu as un animal de compagnie?
→ What sort of pet would you recommend?
→ It is plainly cruel to keep turtles as pets.
(term of endearment)
[theory] en vogue
[project] favori (te)
→ He wouldn't stand by and let his pet project be destroyed.
the current pet theory regarding violent children la dernière théorie en vogue concernant les enfants violents
his pet theory sa théorie favorite, son dada
[dog, cat, rabbit, bird] de compagnie
[alligator, snake] apprivoisé (e)
→ She was holding the cat in her arms and petting it.
→ I petted and smoothed her hair.
vi * se peloter → young couples who pet in the back of parked cars
n aliments mpl pour animaux de compagnie
n bête f noire
→ Smoking is my pet hate.
assurance f animal , (for dog)
assurance f chien
n surnom m
n propriétaire m/f d'un animal de compagnie
pet owners propriétaires d'animaux de compagnie
n passeport m pour animal domestique
n animalerie f
n chouchou mf du professeur
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