C-est-pas-terrible

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Definition

C’est pas terrible ! : That’s not great! That’s lame! familier

In this informal expression, terrible doesn’t mean ‘dreadful’ or ‘terrible’, but rather ‘terrific’ or ‘fantastic’. French can be so confusing sometimes.

Je n’aime pas sa dernière chanson, franchement c’est pas terrible I don’t love his latest song. Honestly, it’s not that great.

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