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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

aspirer +‎ -ateur

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

aspirateur m (plural aspirateurs)

  1. vacuum cleaner
  2. aspirator

Usage notesEdit

  • The verb generally used to refer to the operation of a vacuum cleaner is passer. To indicate what was being cleaned with a vacuum, a prepositional phrase is used, often with sur or dans.
J'ai passé l'aspirateur dans le salon.
I vacuumed the living room.

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