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bête noire  


      nf   pet hate
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
bête noire n.
pet peeve
[Fig.]

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

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