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None of us can claim to be fair and square in love - and I'm definitely not a hypocrite! Humans are built to evolve with time. It depends on the nature of the relationship you share with a person. It is there today, tomorrow it may be gone; c'est la vie.
Randeep Hooda

Meaning of "c'est la vie" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF C'EST LA VIE

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WHAT DOES C'EST LA VIE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

C'est la vie

C'est la vie may refer to: ▪ "C'est la vie", a French phrase, translated as "That's life"...

Definition of c'est la vie in the English dictionary

The definition of c'est la vie in the dictionary is that's life.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE C'EST LA VIE

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WORDS THAT END LIKE C'EST LA VIE

action movie
Argovie
B-movie
buddy movie
cavie
clavie
cult movie
disaster movie
eau de vie
garvie
home movie
lovie
mavie
movie
revie
road movie
slasher movie
Thurgovie
TV movie
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Synonyms and antonyms of c'est la vie in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «c'est la vie» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF C'EST LA VIE

Find out the translation of c'est la vie to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of c'est la vie from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «c'est la vie» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

这就是生活
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

c´est la vie
570 millions of speakers

English

c´est la vie
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

C´est La होड़
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

c´est لا تنافس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

C´est La Vie
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

c´est la vie
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

C´est la vie
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

c´est la vie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

C´est la vie
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

c´est la vie
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

セラヴィは争う
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

멋지 라 경쟁
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

C´est la vie
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

c´est la vie
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அதுவே வாழ்க்கை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

C´est la vie
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

C´est la vie
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

c´est la vie
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

c´est la vie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

C´est La Vie
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

C´est la vie
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

c´est la vie
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

c´est la vie
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

c´est la vie
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

c´est la vie
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of c'est la vie

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «C'EST LA VIE»

The term «c'est la vie» is quite widely used and occupies the 33.711 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about c'est la vie

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QUOTES WITH «C'EST LA VIE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word c'est la vie.
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Randeep Hooda
None of us can claim to be fair and square in love - and I'm definitely not a hypocrite! Humans are built to evolve with time. It depends on the nature of the relationship you share with a person. It is there today, tomorrow it may be gone; c'est la vie.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «C'EST LA VIE»

Discover the use of c'est la vie in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to c'est la vie and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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C'est La Vie: An American Woman Begins a New Life in Paris ...
Bestselling writer Suzy Gershman (dubbed “Super Shopper Suzy” by Oprah) is our answer to Peter Mayle in this heartfelt, breezy, and funny story of starting over in Paris.
Suzy Gershman, 2005
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C'est la vie!, A French Reader
This collection of four original short stories brings the Francophone world to life through the experiences of students and young professionals in France, Guadeloupe, Belgium, and Canada.
Evelyne Amon, 2004
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Shela's Turbulent Journey: C'est la Vie
This is Shela's day, the one she's been working toward for many years.
Barbara Rodriguez, 2011
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Aphorism in the Francophone Novel of the Twentieth Century
C'est dur comme pas un. (131) La menterie ... c'est comme de l'argent placé à l' intérêt. Faut que ça rapporte. (134) C'est la vie qui commande et quand la vie commande, faut répondre: présent. (132) Et si l'habitant allait à l'école, certain qu' on ...
Mark Bell, 1997
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Essai Sur la Métaphysique D'Aristote
Aussi la vie parfaite , la vie vertueuse, conforme à elle-même et à la nature, n'est pour les Stoïciens ni la vie pratique ni la spéculative exclusivement : c'est la vie raisonnable, rationnelle, unité des deux autres 5. En conséquence, tandis que, ...
Félix Ravaisson, 1846
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Queneau's Fiction:
... between man and plants (pp. 52-3), so that vegetable and animal existence are seen to form part of the same all-encompassing concept. 'C'est la Vie et non son expression baroque dans un patois barbare, c'est la Vie elle-même qui ...
Christopher Shorley, 1985
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Life: vegetal, animal, human ; [based on the Sixth ...
... vision enfin par laquelle la chair du monde et la sienne s'entrouvrent 1'une a 1' autre alors que c'est la vie elle-meme qui se trouve authentiquement r6v6l6e a elle-meme comme par une sorte de visitation quasi mystique. Ainsi dans La ...
M. Kronegger, Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka, 1998
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Say Chic: A Collection of French Words We Can't Live Without
C'est. la. vie! [ say la vee ] As is widely known, “c'est” is a contraction of “ceci/cela est” (“this/that is”). Literally translated as “that's life,” c'est la vie is an expression that can be used in French in either a literal or a figurative way, to stress the fact ...
Francoise Blanchard, Jeremy Leven, 2007
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Bible Catholique Française Traduction
Ceux, en effet, qui vivent selon la chair, s'affectionnent aux choses de la chair; mais ceux qui vivent selon l'Esprit s'affectionnent aux choses de l'Esprit. 6. Et les affections de la chair, c'est la mort, tandis que les affections de l'Esprit, c'est la vie  ...
Simon Abram
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Barbe-bleue
Là, voyez-vous l'étincelle ?. . .la voyezvous 7. . . BOU. Maman!...maman!... ' . PQP. Ne lachêz pas, on vous dit. . .Pif!. .paf!. .. BOU. Qu'estee que c'est que ça? PaP. C' est la vie l BOU. Vous avez dit? POP. J'ai dit: c'est la vie! BoU. La vie!. . . POP.
Jacques Offenbach, Henri Meilhac, Ludovic Halévy, 1868

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «C'EST LA VIE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term c'est la vie is used in the context of the following news items.
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Astros take lead out of the gate and never give it back
... being arguably the AL's best position player to date and yet garnering 4 million less votes than his 2B counterpart this series. C'est la vie. «Let's Go Tribe, Jul 15»
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As the US won the World Cup in Vancouver, W&M coach John Daly …
C'est la vie." Staff writer Norm Wood contributed to this story. Johnson can be reached by phone at 757-247-4649. Copyright © 2015, Daily ... «Daily Press, Jul 15»
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8 Disney Channel Original Movie Music Moments From The Late …
(Smart House honorable mentions: “The House Is Jumpin'” by Chan Andre and “C'est La Vie” by B*Witched.) REASON FOR RANK: WHY IS ... «Bustle, Jul 15»
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RHONY Star LuAnn De Lesseps Dissing Carole Radziwill In New …
The reality vet has released a few other dance tracks like "Money Can't Buy You Class" and "Chic C'est La Vie," which were all based on her ... «Fashion & Style, Jul 15»
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Adams knocked off record pedestal
I really enjoyed competing but c'est la vie. At least the record will be hard to beat." In May, Adams told the Herald she could see her Olympic ... «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
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Equality, danger and dog treats
She never says, “C'est la vie! That's just how life is sometimes. Maybe next time.” No! She barks and dances and rolls over because she has a ... «Mountain Mail Newspaper, Jul 15»
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BET Awards Fans Explode in Anger After Sam Smith Win
So c'est la vie?” One is prone to agree with another of Few's witty remarks that said that Smith needed this award like he needed a toothache. «Guardian Liberty Voice, Jul 15»
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Sieger on Songs Back In The USA
There was innocence and optimism abounding in songs like C'est La Vie, a somehow lovable paean to teenage marriage. In that song, Chuck ... «urbanmilwaukee, Jul 15»
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Current Mortgage Rates for Wednesday, July 1, 2015
C'est la vie. More on Greece after the jump. There's been a lot of domestic economic data released this week, but it's all been overshadowed by ... «Mortgage Rates & Trends, Jul 15»
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Going for broke: What it takes to make a living as a performance artist
... subsidized; until then, c'est la vie. But how does Indianapolis compare to other cities when it comes to making a living as a performing artist? «NUVO Newsweekly, Jul 15»
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« EDUCALINGO. C'est la vie [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/cest-la-vie>. Feb 2019 ».
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