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Detailed Translations for ditch from English to French


ditch [the ~] noun

  1. the ditch (groove; slit; trench)
    la fossé; la fissure; le creux; la fente; la carrière; le sillon
  2. the ditch (trench)
    le fossé
  3. the ditch (channel; groove; fairway; lane)
    le chenal; la passe

Translation Matrix for ditch:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
carrière ditch; groove; slit; trench furrow; groove; mine; path of life; pit; quarry; stone pit
chenal channel; ditch; fairway; groove; lane estuary; passage to the sea; tidal inlet; tidal outlet
creux ditch; groove; slit; trench cavity; channel groove; emptyness; hole; hollow; hollowness
fente ditch; groove; slit; trench cleft; crack; cranny; crevice; fissure; furrow; gap; groove; gully; nicks; notch; notches; opening; recess; scores; slash; slit; slot; space; split; trench
fissure ditch; groove; slit; trench crack; cracking; cracks; cranny; crash; crevice; fissure; flaw; opening; recess; space; splits
fossé ditch; groove; slit; trench castle-moat; fortification canal; fortress; furrow; groove; moat; mote; rampart; stronghold
passe channel; ditch; fairway; groove; lane estuary; passage to the sea; passe-partout; tidal inlet; tidal outlet
sillon ditch; groove; slit; trench cleft; facial line; fissure; furrow; gap; groove; gully; line; notch; slot; split; trench; wrinkle
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- chuck; dump; trench
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- drain; trench; trench dike
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
creux being unable to see; blind; deep; deep-seated; empty; gaunt; haggard; hollow; hollow-eyed; idle; meaningless; profound; sunken

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Related Definitions for "ditch":

  1. a long narrow excavation in the earth1
  2. any small natural waterway1
  3. cut a trench in, as for drainage1
    • ditch the land to drain it1
  4. crash or crash-land1
    • ditch a car1
    • ditch a plane1
  5. make an emergency landing on water1
  6. sever all ties with, usually unceremoniously or irresponsibly1
  7. throw away1
  8. forsake1
    • ditch a lover1

Wiktionary Translations for ditch:

  1. to play hookey
    • ditchsécher; faire l'école buissonnière
  2. to abandon
  1. trench
  1. fosse creusée pour enfermer, ou pour faire écouler les eaux
  1. Ne pas aller en cours ou à l’école quand cela est obligatoire

Cross Translation:
ditch fossé Grabenallgemein: länglicher Erdaushub
ditch plaquer; laisser tomber jemandem den Laufpass geben — die Beziehungen zu jemandem beenden

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