petit-lait

 /p(ə)tilɛ/

Inflections of 'petit-lait' (n): mpl: petits-laits

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Principal Translations/Principales traductions
petit-lait nmnom masculin: s'utilise avec les articles "le", "l'" (devant une voyelle ou un h muet), "un". Ex : garçon - nm > On dira "le garçon" ou "un garçon". (Alimentation)whey
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Compound Forms/Formes composées
boire comme du petit-lait vdrink [sth] as if it were water viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
boire du petit-lait loc vlocution verbale: groupe de mots fonctionnant comme un verbe. Ex : "faire référence à" (être ravi)  (figurative, informal, praise)lap it up v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
   (figurative)be in seventh heaven, be walking on air, be on cloud nine v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 En colonie de vacances, mes enfants boivent du petit-lait.
  Her boss praised her highly and she lapped it up.Cette phrase n'est pas la traduction d'une phrase anglaise.
 My kids were in seventh heaven at the holiday resort.
Ça se boit comme du petit-lait ! expr (Ça se boit très facilement)  (colloquial)it/that goes down a treat, it/that slips down easily exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 La sangria, ça se boit comme du petit-lait.
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