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British English: /rɒt/
American English: /rɑt/

Translation of rot in French:


  • 1
    pourriture (f)
    mal (m)
    the rot in the system
    le mal qui ronge le système
    to stop the rot
    arrêter le mal or la gangrène
    the rot set in when…
    les choses ont commencé à se gâter quand…
  • 2
    (British English) (rubbish)
    balivernes (dated) fpl
    bêtises fpl
    to talk rot
  • 3 (Veterinary science)
    piétin (m)

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • p prés etc -tt- rot away
    [figurative] (person)
    moisir (informal)
    to leave somebody to rot in prison
    laisser moisir (informal) or croupir (informal) quelqu'un en prison

also: rotting present participle adjective

  • pourrissant

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