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