See also: beton, Beton, and betón

FrenchEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /be.tɔ̃/
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Latin bitumen.

NounEdit

béton m (plural bétons)

  1. concrete
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Verlan form of tomber (to fall, to drop)

VerbEdit

béton

  1. (verlan, back slang) to drop
Usage notesEdit

This verb is only used in the infinitive, and almost exclusively as part of the phrase laisser béton, which can be translated as “drop it” or “forget it”

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