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Le vent vire au nord

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le
     1. art. The (definite article).
     2. art. Used before abstract nouns; not translated in English.
     3. art. (before parts of the body) The; my, your, etc.
     4. art. (before units) A, an.
     5. pron. (direct object) Him, it.
     6. pron. (used to refer to something previously mentioned or implied; not translated in English).
vent
     1. n. Atmospheric wind.
     2. n. (euphemistic) A flatulence.
     3. n. Empty words, hot air.
vire
     1. v. first-person singular present indicative of virer
     2. v. third-person singular present indicative of virer
     3. v. first-person singular present subjunctive of virer
     4. v. third-person singular present subjunctive of virer
     5. v. second-person singular imperative of virer
     virer
          1. v. (intransitive) to bear, to veer (to change direction slightly)
          2. v. (intransitive) to turn into, to become
          3. v. (transitive, banking) to transfer (money, from one account to another)
          4. v. (transitive, colloquial) to get rid of, to fire, to shitcan
au
     1. contraction. contraction of à le (to the, for the, at the)
     à
          1. Letter. A with grave accent, a letter used in French mostly to distinguish some homographs and in transliteration.
          2. prep. to (destination)
          3. prep. to (until)
          4. prep. on the, to (some directions)
          5. prep. at (said of a particular time)
          6. prep. at, in, on (said of a particular place)
          7. prep. of (belonging to)
          8. prep. till, until (used in farewells)
          9. prep. (cuisine) cooked in or with
          10. prep. Used to make compound nouns to state what something is used for
          11. prep. (before an infinitive) to (used to express something not completed)
          12. prep. Used to describe a part of something, often translated into English as a compound adjective
          13. prep. by
          14. prep. or, to (used to express an approximate number)
          15. prep. Used to indicate the recipient of certain phrasal verb.
          16. prep. , translation=Even though hunger and destitution tormented us sometimes, and even almost always, nothing caused us as much torment as being witnesses to the unheard-of cruelties that my master exercis
          17. prep. , chapter=XL
          18. prep. with
     le
          1. art. The (definite article).
          2. art. Used before abstract nouns; not translated in English.
          3. art. (before parts of the body) The; my, your, etc.
          4. art. (before units) A, an.
          5. pron. (direct object) Him, it.
          6. pron. (used to refer to something previously mentioned or implied; not translated in English).
nord
     1. n-m. north


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