con comme un balai translation English | French-English dictionary

con comme un balai adj.
thick as a brick ; dumb as a doorknob ; dumb as a doornail ; dumb as a box of rocks
[Fam.]complètement stupide

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adj.
thick as a brick ; dumb as a doorknob ; dumb as a doornail ; dumb as a box of rocks
[Pej][Vul] particulièrement stupide
adj.
stiff as a poker
exp.
horribly
exp.
like a pig
exp.
like one possessed
exp.
like a rocket
adv.
like lightening ; like the wind ; like crazy
[Fam.] Très vite. S’emploie avec les verbes courir, partir, filer. Very fast. Used with the verbs courir, partir, filer.
adv.
foolishly ; awkwardly ; like someone with two left feet
[Fam.] Maladroitement, stupidement.
exp.
like an automaton
adj.
ugly as sin
id.
as a strong as a horse
vi.
fit like a glove
id.
as pretty as a picture
adj.
as white as a sheet
id.
as sly as a fox
vi.
eat like a horse
adj.
as thin as a rake
adj.
completely gay ; queer as a £2 note (UK) ; gay as a 3 dollar bill (US) ; gay as a trumpet ; gay as a jay bird ; gay as a window
[Fam.][Pej] complètement homosexuel
adj.
very beautiful
v.
chain-smoke
adj.
as gentle as a lamb
vi.
run like the wind
id.
as quick as a flash
adj.
conceited as a barber's cat
adj.
loaded like a mule
vi.
drink like a fish
adj.
very kind
vi.
talk like a book
exp.
fade rapidly, suddenly lose its focus or appeal
See also:

comme, comme, comment, commère


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