There are 2 entries that translate grave into French:

Share this entry

grave 1

British English: /ɡreɪv/
American English: /ɡreɪv/

noun

  • (burial place) beyond the grave
    après la mort
    from beyond the grave to go to one's grave believing that …
    rester convaincu jusque dans la tombe que …
    to go to an early grave
    avoir une fin prématurée

adjective

Idioms

to dance on somebody's grave

danser sur la tombe de quelqu'un

to dig one's own grave

to have one foot in the grave

somebody is walking over my grave

j'ai une angoisse

to turn in one's grave

Definition of grave in:

Share this entry

 

There are 2 entries that translate grave into French:

Share this entry

grave 2
British English: /ɡrɑːv/
American English: /ɡrɑv/

noun

  • also: grave accent
    accent (m) grave
    e grave
    e accent grave

Definition of grave in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: