Translation of bête in English:

bête

Pronunciation: /bɛt/

adj

Compounds

bête à bon Dieu

bête noire

Idioms

il est bête comme ses pieds

[fam], he's as dumb as can be

chercher la petite bête

[fam], to nit-pick [fam]

reprendre du poil de la bête

[fam], to perk up

travailler comme une bête

[fam], to work like crazy [fam]

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