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Detailed Translations for rib from English to French


rib [the ~] noun

  1. the rib (ridge)
    la nervure; la côte
  2. the rib (ribbed vault; vaulted arch)
    la voûte; l'arc de voûte

Translation Matrix for rib:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
arc de voûte rib; ribbed vault; vaulted arch
côte rib; ridge coast; coastline; cutting edge; edge; inclination; mountain slope; shoreline; slope
nervure rib; ridge grain; nerve; vein
voûte rib; ribbed vault; vaulted arch arch; archway; camber; ceiling; cupola; curvature; curve; tribute; vault; vaulting
- costa
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- blackguard; guy; jest at; laugh at; make fun; poke fun; ridicule; roast
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- part of skeleton
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- lateral surface; nerve; vein

Related Words for "rib":

  • ribs

Synonyms for "rib":

Related Definitions for "rib":

  1. support resembling the rib of an animal1
  2. a projecting molding on the underside of a vault or ceiling; may be ornamental or structural1
  3. a riblike supporting or strengthening part of an animal or plant1
  4. any of the 12 pairs of curved arches of bone extending from the spine to or toward the sternum in humans (and similar bones in most vertebrates)1
  5. a teasing remark1
  6. cut of meat including one or more ribs1
  7. subject to laughter or ridicule1
  8. form vertical ribs by knitting1
    • A ribbed sweater1

Wiktionary Translations for rib:

  1. curved bone
  2. cut of meat
  1. Chacun des os qui forment la cage thoracique.

Cross Translation:
rib côte ribbel — smalle verhoging aan een voorwerp
rib côte ribbe — een van de platte, dunne, boogvormige beenderen die de borstkas omsluiten
rib côte rib — elk van de platte, boogvormige beenderen die de borstkas omsluiten
rib côte RippeAnatomie: gebogener, länglicher Knochen im Oberkörper von Mensch oder Tier, der mit der Wirbelsäule verbinden ist

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