Share this entry

lavish
British English: /ˈlavɪʃ/
American English: /ˈlævɪʃ/

Translation of lavish in French:

adjective

  • (party, home, lifestyle)
    somptueux/-euse
    (hospitality)
    généreux/-euse
    to be lavish with something
    être généreux avec quelque chose
    to be lavish in one's praise for something/somebody
    être prodigue de louanges sur quelque chose/quelqu'un

transitive verb

  • prodiguer (money, affection) (on à)
    to lavish praise on something/somebody
    se répandre en louanges sur quelque chose/quelqu'un

Definition of lavish 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: