French translation of 'ugly duckling'
vilain petit canard m
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Example Sentences Including 'ugly duckling'
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But this ugly duckling is worth plumping for.The Sun (2015)
Normandy's ugly duckling has come of age.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Talk about transforming from an ugly duckling into a glorious swan.The Sun (2015)
You've said previously that you felt like an ugly duckling when you were growing up.The Sun (2012)
I played the ugly duckling that didn't fit in.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Is there any way I can get out of this situation without anyone discovering that the love of my life is the original ugly duckling?Times, Sunday Times (2009)
An ugly duckling can be made into a swan and, if the location is right, you should recoup your investment and more.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
I feel like the ugly duckling nobody wants.The Sun (2006)
The trainee teacher said: 'I was an ugly duckling.The Sun (2011)
Where once it was an ugly duckling, it is now an elegant swan.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Trends of 'ugly duckling'
Used Rarely. ugly duckling is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of ugly duckling from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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