savoir-vivre translation | French-English dictionary

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savoir-vivre

  

      nm inv  
le savoir-vivre      good manners  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
savoir-vivre n.
savoir-vivre

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savoir être

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
exp.
good manners
n.
rule of etiquette
n.
knowledge
v.
know (vt.) ; know how to (+inf.) (vt.)
vt.,vi.
live
exp.
1. worth knowing, things to know, good to know, to know, to be aware of 2. namely (avant une explication)
1. bon à savoir, ce qu'il faut savoir, les choses à savoir 2. c'est-à-dire ... j'ai eu de la chance, à savoir j'ai eu l'avion alors que j'étais en retard
vr.
1) know, 2) come out
v.
come out (vr.) ; know to be (+struct. comme / as) (vr.)
adv.
namely :
n.
social skills ; behavioral skills
[Bus.;Psy.]
v.
know well how (+inf.) (vt.) ; know well (vt.)
v.
know a lot
n.
know-how
[Bus.]
vt.
let know
exp.
unknowingly
adv.
without knowing it
adv.
to know more about it
conj.
it remains to be seen
[Bus.]
exp.
to know a lot
v.
know how to behave
v.
know how to behave
v.
1. be recognized as a leader, establish as a leader 2. know how to be welcome
v.
know how to behave
v.
know how to behave
n.
knowledge economy
exp.
for some reason ; I don't why! ;
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'savoir-vivre' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
exp.
Il n'a aucun savoir-vivre.
n.
manque de savoir-vivre
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