gagne-pain

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From gagner (to win, earn) +‎ pain (bread).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gagne-pain m (plural gagne-pain or gagne-pains)

  1. livelihood
  2. breadwinner

SynonymsEdit

  • (livelihood): subsistance f
  • (breadwinner): soutien de famille m
Last modified on 25 January 2014, at 15:57