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British English: /ˈtɛrɪb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈtɛrəb(ə)l/

Translation of terrible in French:


  • 1 (awful) to be terrible at
    être nul en (rugby, maths)
    to be terrible at writing/driving
    écrire/conduire très mal
    to have a terrible time doing
    avoir un mal de chien à faire [informal]
  • 2 (guilty) I feel terrible
    je suis ennuyé
    to feel terrible about
    culpabiliser à cause de (accident, mistake)
  • 3 (ill) I feel terrible
    je ne me sens pas bien du tout
  • 4 (ugly) you look terrible in that hat
    ce chapeau ne te va absolument pas
  • 5 (for emphasis)
    (liar, optimist)
    to be a terrible fool
    se conduire comme le dernier des imbéciles
    it was/it would be a terrible shame
    c'était/ce serait vraiment dommage
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