French translation of 'woe'
- (= great sadness)
malheur ma tale of woe (account of sb's misfortunes)
une histoire malheureuse
⇒ He listened to my tale of woe.
Il écouta ma triste histoire.woe betide sb
malheur à qn
Derived Formswoes plural noun (= troubles)
Example Sentences Including 'woe'
But do not speak yet of war or woe , until you are made whole again.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Though, heaven knows, if he'd had some tale of woe and played on her sympathy, she might have gone.The Other Devil's Name
Woe and twice woe , that we raised our hands against those children themselves and did slay and smite them!A Time of War
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Translation of woe from the Collins English to French Dictionary