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sottise

  

      nf  
   (=propos)   silly thing to say  
(=acte)  
silly thing to do  
Ne dis pas de sottises.      Don't talk nonsense.  
Ne fais pas de sottises.      Don't do anything silly.  
   [+personne, propos, acte]   silliness    no pl  , foolishness    no pl  
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sotte, statisme, soliste, sortie

sottise n.
silly thing

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
nonsense
v.
talk nonsense
exp.
Don't talk nonsense.
exp.
Don't do anything silly.
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'sottise' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
n.
sottise
n.
sottises
n.
escroquerie ; sottise
n.
foutaise ; balivernes ; sottises ; (eaux grasses, bouillie pour chat)
[Fam.];[Arg.]
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"sottise": examples and translations in context
Papa me gronde souvent pour ma sottise. Father often scolds me for my foolishness.
La sottise n'est pas mieux ou différente de la sagesse. Wisdom is no better or different from foolishness.
Rien ne va arriver, c'est de la pure sottise. Nothing can happen, this is sheer folly.
Il y a de la sottise dans cette obsession. There is folly in this obsession.
Maman ne va sûrement pas accepter cette sottise. Your mamma will surely not agree to such nonsense.
Je n'ai jamais entendu pareille sottise de mon existence. I never heard so much nonsense in my life.
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