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16:56 Aug 26, 2010
English to French translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Textiles / Clothing / Fashion / probblement une expression familère
English term or phrase: shiny shiny pantsuits
Il s'agit d'un ensemble veste + pantalon pour femme, qualifié de "shiny shiny".

Je pense à l'idée d'un vêtement "cool" ou "tendance", pourquoi pas "top" ou "canon" comme on dit familièrement en français.

J'ai trouvé cette expression dans la langue anglaise lorsque on parle du caractère "cool" d'une personne.

Merci d'avance.
cooling
Local time: 21:22
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Summary of answers provided
3 +1ensembles pantalons brillants
chaplin
3complet brillantMarie-Michèle Raîche
Summary of reference entries provided
Extra shiny!
kashew

  

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16 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
ensembles pantalons brillants


Explanation:
Je ne parle pas US English though alors les USA veulent peut-être dire autre chose

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Note added at 1 hr (2010-08-26 18:06:42 GMT)
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J'ai aussi trouvé étincelants.

chaplin
United Kingdom
Local time: 20:22
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Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 49

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  emiledgar: I've never heard "shiny, shiny" as an expression; I think it just means "très brillant""
31 mins
  -> merci Emile
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85 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
complet brillant


Explanation:
un complet désigne un emsemble 2 ou 3 pièces

Marie-Michèle Raîche
Canada
Local time: 15:22
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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Reference comments


34 mins
Reference: Extra shiny!

Reference information:
http://www.thefashionpolice.net/tag/cate-blanchett

kashew
France
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 72
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