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French translation: Tomcat: un matou

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07:12 Aug 17, 2000
English to French translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: tomcat
This is a children's story. It's about a cat who is a good friend of a tomcat.

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xxxsylvieu
French translation:Tomcat: un matou
Explanation:
En argot, coureur de jupons...Mais pas ici!
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xxxrnoel
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Summary of answers provided
namatou
Nikki Scott-Despaigne
namatouxxxUSER283
naTom le chatbeatles
namatouBruce Sanderson
naTomcat: un matouxxxrnoel


  

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2 mins
Tomcat: un matou


Explanation:
En argot, coureur de jupons...Mais pas ici!

xxxrnoel
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3 mins
matou


Explanation:
Un gros matou ou quelquechose de ce genre.


Bruce Sanderson
Local time: 04:18
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 35
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17 mins
Tom le chat


Explanation:
Je propose tout simplement Tom le chat
C'est juste une suggestion, je suis maman de 3 enfants et j'ai lu beaucoup, beaucoup d'histoires...

Bon courage !

Brigitte

beatles
Local time: 04:18
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1 hr
matou


Explanation:
mot d'argot désignat un chat mâle

xxxUSER283
Local time: 03:18
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1 hr
matou


Explanation:
A tomcat is a male cat. There is no such thing as a female tomcat.


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Nikki Scott-Despaigne
Local time: 04:18
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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