French translation of 'idyll'
idyll[ˈɪdəl] idyl (US)
1. (= romance) idylle f
Though they still talked a lot, Harry felt that their idyll was drawing to an end. Ils se parlaient toujours beaucoup mais Harry sentait bien que leur idylle touchait à sa fin.
2. (= idealized place)
a rural idyll une idylle bucolique
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After two weeks we had still not found anywhere that matched our idea of a country idyll.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
And your own coastal bolthole or country idyll doesn't have to cost a fortune.The Sun (2012)
And your own little piece of coastal charm or country idyll doesn't have to cost a fortune.The Sun (2011)
But in 1970, the idyll ended.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He is nostalgic for a lost and very English idyll.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It is a cosy English idyll.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It represents the country idyll.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
No one realised how hostile the locals in this English rural idyll would be.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The Green Farmhouse is the stereotypical country idyll.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The area is fringed with palms, but there the idyll ends.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
There was a dark side to this rural idyll.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
This idyll ended abruptly when he was five.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Want the country idyll without giving up the City job?Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Why we love it A rural idyll in Constable country.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Yet the idyll ended sadly.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
When they reached the river their short idyll ended.Burning Bright (2007)
It's almost too much of a rural idyll.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
An ancient farmhouse nestled into the rolling and wild folds of Dartmoor sounds like the perfect country idyll.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Before that, we lived in harmony with nature, a rural idyll in which humans and wildlife dwelt in peace.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
For these soldiers the unexpected journey from rural idyll to battlefield desolation was anything but fantasy.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Yes, there are pockets of poverty in the rural idyll.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translation of idyll from the Collins English to French Dictionary