French translation of 'unholy'
1. (informal) (= horrendous) [row, mess] du diable
2. (= unnatural) [alliance, coalition] contre nature
3. (= wicked) [delight, relish] impie
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As things stand, it all still looks an unholy mess.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Trade and war were the unholy twins of commerce.A VERY ENGLISH DECEIT: The Secret History of the South Sea Bubble and the First Great Financial Scandal (2002)
It is holding its annual conference in west London tomorrow where an unholy row is brewing between two otherwise natural allies.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The unholy alliance of vested interests pushing the scheme through was far too powerful and well-connected.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
We make an unholy mess in the kitchen, leave our clothes strewn up the stairs and go to sleep in the small hours.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Young and old, in unholy alliance.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Two very special champions together can sometimes be an unholy mix.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
And what an unholy mess it is making of it.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But the unholy row did not end there.The Sun (2011)
How can he claim to be so devout and holy when he is intent on wreaking unholy war?The Sun (2010)
It is certainly an unholy mix.The Sun (2006)
It would then be up to the government of the day, rather than an unholy bidding war, to determine which would be chosen.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Maybe one day the good will rise up against the bad and then there will be an unholy mess to clear up.The Sun (2008)
The new generation is what can be seen as an unholy alliance (unholy for the defending side) of power and skill.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The result is not quite an unholy mess, but it comes close.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
And when that rough forms an unholy alliance with the wind, low scoring becomes impossible and survival depends on finding the fairway from the tee.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
For investors, it is an unholy mess.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The result is an unholy mess.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Another problem with this marriage was that it formed an unholy alliance with Egypt, of all places.Christianity Today (2000)
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Translation of unholy from the Collins English to French Dictionary