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British English: /hiːl/
American English: /hil/

Translation of heal in French:

transitive verb

  • guérir (person, wound, injury)
    guérir, apaiser (pain, suffering)
    apaiser (quarrel)
    I hope we can heal the breach ou rift (between them)
    j'espère que nous arriverons à les réconcilier

intransitive verb

  • (wound, cut)
    se cicatriser
    (fracture, scar, ulcer)


time heals all wounds

le temps guérit les chagrins

Phrasal verbs

heal over

heal up
(wound, cut)
se cicatriser
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