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British English: /dɪˈvɔːs/
American English: /dəˈvɔrs/

Translation of divorce in French:


  • [literal] [figurative]
    divorce (m) (from avec) (between entre)
    she's asked me for a divorce
    elle m'a dit qu'elle veut divorcer
    to file for divorce, to sue for divorce (Law)
    intenter une action en divorce
    to grant a divorce (Law)

transitive verb

  • 1 [literal]to divorce
    divorcer de or d'avec (husband, wife)
    she divorced him, she was divorced from him
    elle a divorcé
    they were divorced in 1987
    ils ont divorcé en 1987
  • 2 [figurative]
    dissocier (from de)
    to divorce science from morality
    dissocier la science de la morale
    divorced from reality
    détaché de la réalité

intransitive verb

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