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grass
British English: /ɡrɑːs/
American English: /ɡræs/

Translation of grass in French:

noun

  • 1
    uncountable
    (wild) herbe (f) (also Agriculture)
    in the grass
    dans l'herbe
    a blade/a tuft of grass
    un brin/une touffe d'herbe
    to put out to grass [literal] [figurative] [humorous]
    mettre au vert
    before n (field, slope)
    gazonné
  • 2
    uncountable
    (lawn) pelouse (f)
    on the grass
    sur la pelouse
    keep off the grass!
    défense de marcher sur les pelouses!
    to mow ou cut the grass
    tondre la pelouse
    before n (verge)
    gazonné
  • 3
    uncountable
    (in tennis) gazon (m)
    to play/to beat somebody on grass
    jouer/battre quelqu'un sur gazon

transitive verb

  • 1
    recouvrir [quelque chose] d'herbe (field)
    gazonner (part of garden)
  • 2 (American English) (Agriculture)
    donner du fourrage vert à (cattle)

intransitive verb

[informal]
  • (British English) (inform)
    moucharder (informal)
    to grass on somebody
    balancer (informal) quelqu'un

Idioms

the grass is greener (on the other side of the fence)

on croit toujours que c'est mieux ailleurs

he doesn't let the grass grow under his feet

il ne laisse pas traîner les choses

it was so quiet you could hear the grass growing

on aurait pu entendre une mouche voler

Phrasal verbs

grass over

grass over [something], grass [something] over
recouvrir [quelque chose] d'herbe (field, road)
gazonner (area)

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