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Although either "Bordel de merde!" or "Putain de merde!" alone would probably suffice in most situations (see Reverso), in some rare cases of total disbelief, a combination of the two would be in order to take it from "just" "Holy Shit" all the way to "Holy Fucking Shit": putain de bordel de merde!


I'll take the Urban Dictionary definitions and try to show you how the words putain, bordel and merde can fit in any of those situations. To me it's more of a matter of how you say the words than a matter of words themselves. Hence my answer is more for spoken French than written French: Surprise One might add Oh in front of any of those words and get the ...


Historically Traditional swearing involving holy will be : Nom de Dieu (Populaire) (Trivial) Juron familier pour exprimer la colère, la surprise, le dépit, etc. Sacrebleu Etymologie : Altération de [Par le] sacre de Dieu, où bleu est utilisé par substitut pour éviter le blasphème. Interjection : Juron familier marquant l’admiration, la ...


"Bigre !" Attribué à Maurice Couve de Murville face à une situation très embarrassante. Ministre des affaires étrangères sous de Gaulle, issu de la HSP, ce personnage d'apparence austère, n'était pas dépourvu d'un humour pouvant être féroce.

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