French translation of 'hard-boiled'
hard-boiledhard boiled [ˌhɑːʳdˈbɔɪld]
1. [egg] dur(e)
hard-boiled egg œuf m dur
2. (= cynical, tough) [person] endurci(e)
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Example Sentences Including 'hard-boiled'
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Add hard-boiled eggs and anchovies if you like.The Sun (2012)
Arrange the fish and a couple of quartered hard-boiled eggs in a dish.The Sun (2012)
As well as having a suitably hard-boiled style, it is wonderfully cast.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Both salads go well with hard-boiled eggs, but these are an optional extra.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It has all those qualities of hard-boiled fiction, but is also quite tender and complex.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It is good served with roast chicken, lamb chops or hard-boiled eggs and is perfect for the lunchbox.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Peel the hard-boiled eggs and cut off ends - these will make the eyes.The Sun (2015)
Stir in the cooked fish carefully along with the hard-boiled eggs.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Then there is the more modern, hard-boiled style.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
This salad is very good with hard-boiled eggs and green beans in a mustard vinaigrette with finely chopped shallots.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Two hard-boiled eggs, yoghurt and granola and some berries on the side.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
A hard-boiled egg makes the pesto thick and creamy without having to use excessive amounts of oil.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He disappears for ten minutes to eat his hard-boiled egg and rice cake, and then takes me back into his consulting room.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Before serving mash a few hard-boiled eggs to a crumble with a fork and scatter them on the leeks.The Sun (2014)
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Used Rarely. hard-boiled is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: hard-boiled ADJECTIVE
A hard-boiled egg has been boiled in its shell until the whole of the inside is solid.
Translation of hard-boiled from the Collins English to French Dictionary