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bête noire  


      nf   pet hate
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
bête noire de quelqu'un nf.
someone's pet peeve ; someone's peeve ; bête noire
personne ou chose que quelqu'un déteste, ne supporte pas et sur laquelle il s'acharne souvent

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
nf.
beast
n.
animal
adj.
stupid
n.
predator
nf.
wild animal
n.
sex machine
n.
hunted animal
n.
villain
n.
circus freak
n.
great performer
n.
villain
n.
horned animal
n.
draught animal
n.
beast of burden
n.
monster of a machine
exp.
like a dog
n.
whiz-kid ; brilliant student
[Fam.]
adv.
as easy as pie
n.
black
exp.
He's so silly!
nf.
ladybird
adv.
it's quite simple
v.
look stupid
id.
as thick as a brick
adj.
very stupid
v.
pick holes in something
exp.
to nit-pick
[Fig.]
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'bête noire' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
n.
bête noire
n.
bête noire
n.
bête noire, cauchemar
[Fig.]

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