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profiter de [qch] vtr indverbe transitif indirect: verbe qui s'utilise avec un complément d'objet indirect (COI). Ex : "Elle a discuté de ses problèmes." (jouir des avantages)make the most of [sth], take advantage of [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  enjoy vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 J'ai profité du beau temps pour aller me promener. Nous adorons cet endroit, nous profitons beaucoup de nos vacances.
 I made the most of the good weather to take a walk.
 We love this place and we are enjoying our vacation a lot.
profiter de [qqn] vtr indverbe transitif indirect: verbe qui s'utilise avec un complément d'objet indirect (COI). Ex : "Elle a discuté de ses problèmes." (tirer un profit abusif)take advantage of [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  prey on [sb] vi + prep
 Bruno est trop gentil et tous ses neveux profitent de lui.
 Bruno is too nice and all of his nephews take advantage of him.
profiter à [qqn] viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COD). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri." familier (se développer, grossir)thrive viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Mais dis donc, tu as bien profité pendant tes vacances !
profiter à [qqn] vtr indverbe transitif indirect: verbe qui s'utilise avec un complément d'objet indirect (COI). Ex : "Elle a discuté de ses problèmes." (être favorable à [qqn])do [sb] good v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Son séjour à la mer lui profite beaucoup.
 Our stay at the seaside does him a lot of good.
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Formes composées
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en profiter pour [qch] loc vlocution verbale: groupe de mots fonctionnant comme un verbe. Ex : "faire référence à" (saisir l'occasion pour)take advantage of the opportunity to, make the most of the opportunity to v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  while you are at it, while you are about it exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 J'ai envie de m'aérer. Je vais sortir. Et je vais en profiter pour acheter du pain.
 I could do with some air. I'm going out and I'll take advantage of the opportunity to buy some bread.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. I'm going for a walk and I'll pop into the hairdresser's to make an appointment while I'm at it.
il faut en profiter expr (c'est le bon moment pour [qch])you must take advantage of it exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  you should make the most of it exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  you should make good use of it exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  you should enjoy it exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
il faut en profiter un maximum you have to make the most of it exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  you must take full advantage of it exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
profiter de l'instant présent loc vlocution verbale: groupe de mots fonctionnant comme un verbe. Ex : "faire référence à" (tirer profit, satisfaire un désir)seize the moment, live each moment to the full, carpe diem v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (figurative)make hay while the sun shines v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Nous voilà enfin tous réunis, profitons de l'instant présent !
profiter de la vie au maximum viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COD). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri."live life to the full viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
profiter de sa jeunesse viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COD). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri."enjoy your youth, enjoy being young, make the most of your youth v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Go out and have fun; make the most of your youth!
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