French translation of 'death knell'
- (= end)
mort fto sound the death knell of sth (= signal the end)
sonner le glas pour qch
Example Sentences Including 'death knell'
For me, the death knell of my carefree youth, the herald of sombre responsibility, was when I started having to buy lavender toilet paper.LOVE YOU MADLY (2002)
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- [of system, organization, hopes]
⇒ Pearl, reading it, had heard the death knell of all her hopes.
À sa lecture, Pearl avait entendu sonner le glas de toutes ses espérances.
Translation of death knell from the Collins English to French Dictionary