Share this entry

British English: /miːt/
American English: /mit/

Translation of meat in French:


  • 1 (Culinary)
    red/white meat
    viande rouge/blanche
    chicken/crab meat
    chair de poulet/de crabe
    before n (dish, extract)
    de viande
    de la viande
    meat products
    produits (mpl) à base de viande


meat and two veg

viande garnie de deux légumes

he's a meat-and-two-veg man
he's a meat-and-potatoes man

(British English) (American English)
il est très steak-frites

political scandals are meat and drink to them

ils se repaissent de scandales politiques

to be strong meat

être choquant

one man's meat is another man's poison

le bonheur des uns fait le malheur des autres

Definition of meat 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


    Next Score:
    Word of the day whippersnapper
    Pronunciation: ˈwɪpəsnapə
    a young, inexperienced person considered presumptuous or overconfident...