aspirateur

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

aspirer +‎ -ateur

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /as.pi.ʁa.tœʁ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

aspirateur m (plural aspirateurs)

  1. vacuum cleaner
  2. aspirator

Usage notes[edit]

  • The verb generally used to refer to the operation of a vacuum cleaner is passer. To indicate what was being cleaned with a vacuum, a prepositional phrase is used, often with sur or dans.
J'ai passé l'aspirateur dans le salon.
I vacuumed the living room.

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