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Pronunciation: /bæd/

Translation of bad in French:


  • the good and the bad le bon et le mauvais there is good and bad in everyone il y a du bon et du mauvais dans chacun

adj (comp worse superl, worst)

  • 1 [gen], mauvais/-e (before n); [joke] stupide; [language] grossier/-ière to be bad at être mauvais/-e en [subject] not bad [fam] pas mal [fam] too bad! (sympathetic) pas de chance! (hard luck) tant pis! it will look bad cela fera mauvais effet to feel bad avoir mauvaise conscience (about à propos de)
  • 2 (serious) [accident, injury, mistake] grave a bad cold un gros rhume
  • 3it's bad for you or your health c'est mauvais pour la santé
  • 4to have a bad back souffrir du dos to have a bad chest être malade des poumons to be in a bad way [fam] aller très mal

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