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Translation of "rat" - English-French dictionary

rat

noun /rat/
a small animal with a long tail, like a mouse but larger rat The rats have eaten holes in those bags of flour. an offensive word for an unpleasant and untrustworthy person salaud You dirty rat! rat race the fierce, unending competition for success etc. recherche effrénée de la réussite smell a rat to have a feeling that something is not as it should be; to have suspicions soupçonner qqch. I smell a rat. This deal is too good to be true.
(Definition of rat from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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