French translation of 'terror'
- (= fear)
terreur fto live in terror of sth
vivre dans la terreur de qchto have a terror of doing sth
être terrorisé(e) à l'idée de faire qchto hold no terrors for sb
ne pas faire peur à qn
- (= terrorism)
terreur fa campaign of terror
une campagne de terreur
- (informal, = unruly child)
petit diable m,
petit monstre m
⇒ He was a real terror.
C'était un vrai petit diable.,
C'était un vrai petit monstre.
- (= terrorist) [campaign, attack, group, network, suspect, tactics, threat]
Example Sentences Including 'terror'
Perhaps beyond the ravages of sleeplessness and abject terror , Janet Taylor was an attractive young woman.AFTERMATH (2001)
Which left Kosygin, who was clearly unarmed, to judge by his quivering terror.CHAMELEON (2002)
And by quick degrees, the terror of seeing Lara or Lizzie became the terror of seeing anyone.THE KINDEST USE A KNIFE (2002)
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Translation of terror from the Collins English to French Dictionary