la joie translation | French-English dictionary

joie n.
enjoyment

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
exp.
with the greatest pleasure
exp.
joyless
adj.
overjoyed
n.
joy of life
n.
unseemly joy
adj.
wild with joy
n.
bonfire
n.
vain joy
adv.
wholeheartedly ; fully
Surtout dans l'expression "s'en donner à coeur joie".
n.
malicious delight
adj.
drunk with happiness
n.
profound joy
exp.
prostitute
n.
1. joy of life 2. joy of living ; joie de vivre
n.
tear of joy
exp.
burst of joy
n.
loose woman
adj.
wild with joy
exp.
don't show too much enthusiasm! don't burst out with joy!
[Fam.] ironique pour parler de quelqu'un qui ne montre pas d'émotion
exp.
to jump for joy
[Fig.]
v.
jump for joy
n.
brazen joy
n.
joy of marriage
v.
go wild with joy
n.
outburst of joy
exp.
transport of delight
n.
demonstration of joy
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'la joie' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
exp.
faire la joie de
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joie

  

      nf   joy  
avec joie      [accepter]   with the greatest pleasure  
sans joie      [existence]   joyless  


fausse joie  
      nf   misplaced joy  
feu de joie  
      nm   bonfire  
rabat-joie  
      nmf inv   spoilsport, killjoy   (Grande-Bretagne)  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
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