English translation of 'en herbe'
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Example Sentences Including 'en herbe'
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La physique quantique et la physique nucléaire s'ouvrent au physicien en herbe.Le Monde (1997)
Les enfants, cow-boys en herbe, se hissent sur les bords de la nacelle pour voir ce qu'elle renferme.Carnets d'aventures, Spécial, 2/1989
Les pirates en herbe ont répondu à cette campagne par voie de messages.Le Monde (2000)
Partout fleurissent les distributeurs automatiques de billets de banque, sauf dans les prés, où pousse encore le blé en herbe.Le Monde (2002)
Trends of 'en herbe'
Used Occasionally. en herbe is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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'en herbe' in Other Languages
British English: aspiring ADJECTIVE
If you use aspiring to describe someone who is starting a particular career, you mean that they are trying to become successful in it.
Many aspiring young artists learn by copying the masters.
British English: budding ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone as, for example, a budding businessman, you mean that they are starting to succeed or become interested in business.
The forum is now open to all budding entrepreneurs.
British English: fledgling ADJECTIVE
You use fledgling to describe a person, organization, or system that is new or without experience.
...the sound practical advice he gave to fledgling writers.
British English: would-be ADJECTIVE
You can use would-be to describe someone who wants or attempts to do a particular thing.
...a book that provides encouragement for would-be writers who cannot get their novel into print.
Translation of en herbe from the Collins French to English Dictionary
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