French translation of 'perished'
- [rubber, leather]
- (informal) [person] (= very cold)
Example Sentences Including 'perished'
Many Elves and many mighty Men, and many of their friends, had perished in the war.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
He'll want off, Inspector, but he may be wet and perished and afraid to come home all the same.Death of an Unknown Man
Many perished on their journey up the river; others sank into dormancy in their cases, never to revive.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
Trends of 'perished'
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- (= die)
⇒ the ferry disaster in which 193 passengers perished
le naufrage du ferry dans lequel 193 passagers ont péri
⇒ Most of the butterflies perish in the first frosts of autumn.
La plupart des papillons meurent lors des premières gelées d'automne.
- [rubber, tyre]
perish the thought! (rejecting an idea)
Dieu m'en préserve!
Example Sentences Including 'perish'
It came from the United States with their `publish or perish " of the Sixties.A Death in Time
He no longer had any doubt about his duty: he must rescue his master or perish in the attempt.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Perhaps, after all, he had not returned into the Domus Mundi to perish , as least not yet.SACRAMENT (2001)
Translation of perished from the Collins English to French Dictionary