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British English: /wɔːd/
American English: /wɔrd/

Translation of ward in French:


  • 1 (in hospital) (unit)
    (room) unité (f)
    (separate building) pavillon (m)
    he's in ward 3
    il est à l'unité 3
    to work on a ward
    travailler dans un service
    maternity/pediatric ward
    service de maternité/pédiatrie
  • 3
    also: ward of court
    (Law) to be made a ward of court
    être placé sous tutelle judiciaire
    a child in ward
    un enfant sous tutelle judiciaire

Phrasal verbs

ward off

ward off [something]
chasser (evil, predator)
faire taire (accusations, criticism)
écarter (attack, threat)
éviter (bankruptcy, disaster)

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