Share this entry

rift
British English: /rɪft/
American English: /rɪft/

Translation of rift in French:

noun

  • 1 (disagreement)
    désaccord (m) (between entre) (with avec) (about sur)
    (permanent) rupture (f) (between entre) (with avec) (about à propos de)
    there is a widening ou deepening rift
    le fossé se creuse
  • 2 (split) (in rock)
    (in clouds) trouée (f)
    a deep rift
    une crevasse
  • 3 (American English) (in stream)
    haut-fond (m) créant des rapides

Definition of rift 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: