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English translation: lover of good food/drinks etc.

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08:48 Jun 30, 2003
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
French term or phrase: bonviveur
This is the name for something, I am unsure re the origin or language
Helen Campbell
English translation:lover of good food/drinks etc.
Explanation:
DIFFICULT WORDS
bon vivant, bon viveur
n. (pl. bons vivants, bons viveurs pron. same; fem. bonne vivante, ), 'good living or liver'; lover of good food and drink; gourmet

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Francis MARC
Lithuania
Local time: 18:40
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4 +1lover of good food/drinks etc.
Francis MARC


  

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lover of good food/drinks etc.


Explanation:
DIFFICULT WORDS
bon vivant, bon viveur
n. (pl. bons vivants, bons viveurs pron. same; fem. bonne vivante, ), 'good living or liver'; lover of good food and drink; gourmet




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Francis MARC
Lithuania
Local time: 18:40
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