French translation of 'proverbial'
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Example Sentences Including 'proverbial'
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The limousine sped off down the road in the proverbial cloud of dust.SIGNIFICANT OTHERS (1989)
We were the masters, the proverbial conquering army occupying enemy soil.THE ENDLESS GAME (1989)
His sense of direction was normally excellent, his feeling for country and whereabouts proverbial in the squadron.DARE CALL IT TREASON (1989)
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Used Occasionally. proverbial is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: proverbial ADJECTIVE
You use proverbial to show that you know the way you are describing something is one that is often used or is part of a popular saying.
The limousine sped off down the road in the proverbial cloud of dust.
Translation of proverbial from the Collins English to French Dictionary