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Pronunciation: /dɔʀe/

Translation of dorer in English:

verbe transitif

  • 3 (changer la couleur de)
    to turn [something] to gold (feuillage, blés)
    sa peau est dorée par le soleil
    her/his skin has turned golden brown in the sun

verbe intransitif

  • 2 [littéraire]
    (moissons, raisins)
    to turn golden

also: se dorer verbe pronominal


dorer la pilule à quelqu'un

to sugar (anglais britannique) ou sugarcoat (anglais américain) the pill for somebody
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