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British English: /ˈnatʃ(ə)r(ə)l/
American English: /ˈnætʃ(ə)rəl/

Translation of natural in French:


  • 1 [informal] (person)as an actress, she's a natural
    c'est une actrice née
    he's a natural for the role of Hamlet
    il est fait pour jouer Hamlet


  • 1 (not artificial or man-made)
    (phenomenon, force, disaster, harbour, light, resources, process, progression, beauty, material, food)
    the natural world
    le monde naturel
    in its natural state
    à l'état naturel
  • 2 (usual, normal) it's natural to do/to be
    c'est normal de faire/d'être
    it's natural for somebody to do
    c'est normal que quelqu'un fasse
    the natural thing to do would be to protest
    la chose la plus normale serait de protester
    it's only natural
    c'est tout à fait naturel
    it's not natural!
    ce n'est pas normal!
    to die of natural causes
    mourir de mort naturelle or de sa belle mort
    death from natural causes (Law)
    mort naturelle
    for the rest of one's natural life (Law)
  • 3 (innate)
    (gift, talent, emotion, trait)
    (artist, professional, storyteller)
    a natural advantage (of person, party, country)
    un atout
  • 4 (unaffected)
    (person, manner)
    simple, naturel/-elle
    try and look more natural
    essaie d'avoir l'air plus naturel
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