cible

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See also: ciblé

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally Swiss French, borrowed from Alemannic German schîbe (German Scheibe).

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Noun[edit]

cible f (plural cibles)

  1. (literally) target
    Synonyms: mouche
    Tirer à la cible.
    To shoot the target.
  2. (figuratively) aim, goal
    Synonyms: but, objectif
    Notre cible de l’année sera le consommateur de 14-16 ans.
    Our aim for the year will be the 14-16 year old consumer.

Verb[edit]

cible

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cibler
  2. third-person singular present indicative of cibler
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of cibler
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of cibler
  5. second-person singular imperative of cibler

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Noun[edit]

cible

  1. target