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La neige a blanchi les toits.

Translation

The snow whitens the roofs.



Analysis


la
     1. art. the (definite article).
     2. pron. her, it (direct object).
     3. n-m. (music) la, the note 'A'.
neige
     1. n. snow, crystalline frozen precipitation.
     2. n. (informal) cocaine, crack
     neiger
          1. v. (impersonal) to snow
a
     1. pron. (Quebec, colloquial) alternative form of elle she
     2. v. third-person singular present indicative of avoir
     avoir
          1. n. asset, possession
          2. v. to have (to own; to possess)
          3. v. (intransitive, with à) to have (to), must
          4. v. (auxiliary) to have (auxiliary verb to form compound past tenses of most verbs)
          5. v. to have (a condition)
          6. v. to have (a measure or age)
          7. v. to have (to trick)
          8. v. to have (to participate in an experience)
blanchi
     1. v. past participle of blanchir
     blanchir
          1. v. to launder, wash
          2. v. to make white; to whiten
          3. v. to grow or become white
          4. v. to blanch or bleach
          5. v. (money) to launder
les
     1. art. plural of le: the
     2. art. plural of la: the
     3. pron. plural of le: them
     4. pron. plural of la: them
toits
     1. n. plural of toit
     toit
          1. n. roof


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