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makeshift

French translation: de fortune, improvisée

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English term or phrase:makeshift
French translation:de fortune, improvisée
Entered by: Jean-Luc Crucifix
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07:24 Nov 22, 2000
English to French translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: makeshift
Outside he noticed that Olwyn must have done some washing because he saw two pairs of knickers and her jeans hanging in a light breeze on a makeshift line.
VGP
Local time: 13:00
de fortune, improvisée
Explanation:
une corde installée de fortune
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Jean-Luc Crucifix
France
Grading comment
merci beaucoup. VG
2 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nasur une corde à linge de fortuneNicolas Marie
naagités par la brise, suspendus à un étendage improvisé/de fortunemarantz
nade fortune, improviséeJean-Luc Crucifix
naimpromptuKika


  

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11 mins
impromptu


Explanation:
Kika

Kika
Local time: 13:00
PRO pts in pair: 44
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16 mins
de fortune, improvisée


Explanation:
une corde installée de fortune


Jean-Luc Crucifix
France
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 164
Grading comment
merci beaucoup. VG
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31 mins
agités par la brise, suspendus à un étendage improvisé/de fortune


Explanation:
corde à linge, étendage etc etc

marantz
Switzerland
Local time: 13:00
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in pair: 107
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59 mins
sur une corde à linge de fortune


Explanation:
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Nicolas Marie
Local time: 13:00
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 89

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