Franglais

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Fran·glais

 (fräN-glā′)
n.
French characterized by numerous borrowings from English.

[Blend of French français, French (from Old French franceis, from France, France) and anglais, English (from Old French englois, from Old English Angel, from Latin Anglī, the Angles; see Angle).]

Franglais

(French frɑ̃ɡlɛ)
n
informal French containing a high proportion of words of English origin
[C20: from French français French + anglais English]

Fran•glais

(frɑŋˈgleɪ, -ˈglɛ)

n.
(sometimes l.c.) French spoken or written with what is judged to be an excessive or indiscriminate admixture of English words.
[1960–65; b. French français French and anglais English]

Franglais

French characterized by an interlarding of English loan words.
See also: Language
Translations

franglais

[frɑ̃ˈglɛ] N (hum) → franglés m

Franglais

nFranglais nt, → Französisch ntmit vielen englischen Ausdrücken
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