French translation of 'bud'
- [of tree, plant]
bourgeon mto be in bud [tree, plant]
bourgeonnerto come into bud [tree, plant]
- [of flower]
to nip sth in the bud (informal)
étouffer qch dans l'œuf
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No island beds or wishing wells in the garden, just neat rectangular borders with roses pruned to within a bud of their lives.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
He might have been driven to nausea had there not been fresh sensations flooding his system from each nerve ending and taste bud.THE HELLBOUND HEART (2001)
Charles was so shocked by what had happened that his burgeoning love was nipped in the bud.Goodbye Curate
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Translation of bud from the Collins English to French Dictionary