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onesies,big-boy clothes, neat buttoned-down shirts

French translation: combinaisons, des vêtements de grand garçon, des chemises ajustées à col boutonné

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English term or phrase:onesies,big-boy clothes, neat buttoned-down shirts
French translation:combinaisons, des vêtements de grand garçon, des chemises ajustées à col boutonné
Entered by: amritha
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11:04 Mar 9, 2004
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
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English term or phrase: onesies,big-boy clothes, neat buttoned-down shirts
My father has brought a whole wardrobe, little playsuits and onesies and sailor shirts, but also big-boy suits, neatbuttoned downshirts.....
amritha
Local time: 06:23
combinaisons, des vêtements de grand garçon, des chemises ajustées à col boutonné
Explanation:
Sounds like a small child speaking about his Dad.

Neat buttoned down shirts are neat, because the buttons keep the collar from turning up.

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Note added at 7 mins (2004-03-09 11:11:57 GMT)
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Onesies are clothing for little children, one-piece playsuits, or pyjamas. No need to worry about shirt tails coming out!
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Gayle Wallimann
Local time: 02:53
Grading comment
Thank u . sorry for the delay in accepting.

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4 +3combinaisons, des vêtements de grand garçon, des chemises ajustées à col boutonné
Gayle Wallimann


  

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combinaisons, des vêtements de grand garçon, des chemises ajustées à col boutonné


Explanation:
Sounds like a small child speaking about his Dad.

Neat buttoned down shirts are neat, because the buttons keep the collar from turning up.

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Note added at 7 mins (2004-03-09 11:11:57 GMT)
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Onesies are clothing for little children, one-piece playsuits, or pyjamas. No need to worry about shirt tails coming out!

Gayle Wallimann
Local time: 02:53
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thank u . sorry for the delay in accepting.

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