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a towelette

French translation: lingette

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12:20 Aug 16, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: a towelette
a towelette (from paper towel, but mini in size)??
an
French translation:lingette
Explanation:
That's how you say it in French.
Hope it helps.
Hélène
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Hélène Lévesque
Local time: 01:39
Grading comment
I would have wanted to give points to all tho...

mais merci Helene ! good answer...

;-))))
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2lingetteHélène Lévesque
na +1essuie-doigts
Germaine
na +1miniservietteyacine


  

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4 mins peer agreement (net): +2
lingette


Explanation:
That's how you say it in French.
Hope it helps.
Hélène

Hélène Lévesque
Local time: 01:39
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 6
Grading comment
I would have wanted to give points to all tho...

mais merci Helene ! good answer...

;-))))

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  claudie: perfect!
20 mins

agree  Nikki Scott-Despaigne: Oui, si c'est assez grand quand même. Pour les fesses d'un bébé, par ex, c'est une lingette!
1 day 15 hrs
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9 mins peer agreement (net): +1
miniserviette


Explanation:
hope it helps you
Yacine


yacine
Local time: 08:39
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 157

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Nikki Scott-Despaigne: Pourquoi pas?
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26 mins peer agreement (net): +1
essuie-doigts


Explanation:
(à mon avis, plus courant que "lingette")

towelette
moist towelette
Apparentés: perfumed towelette, refreshing pad, refreshing tissue
lingette n. f.
Terme(s) apparenté(s)
serviette parfumée n. f.
serviette imprégnée n. f.
serviette rafraîchissante n. f.
serviette humidifiée n. f.
essuie-doigts n. m.

Petite serviette de cellulose imprégnée d'une substance destinée à l'hygiène ou aux soins du corps.(A)

(Canadianisme: débarbouillette)


    Reference: http://www.granddictionnaire.com
Germaine
Canada
Local time: 02:39
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 3733

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Nikki Scott-Despaigne: Trsè bien si c'est un de ces petits trucs qu'on donne au restau après avoir dégusté des fruits de mer!
1 day 15 hrs
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