English translation of 'mœurs'
plural feminine noun
1. (= conduite)
femme de mœurs légères loose woman
contraire aux bonnes mœurs contrary to proprieties
2. (= pratiques sociales)
passer dans les mœurs to become the custom
l’évolution des mœurs changing attitudes
3. (= mode de vie) lifestyle sg
4. [d’espèce animale] behaviour sg (Brit) ⧫ behavior sg (USA)
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Je suis convaincue que la défense des droits de l'homme passe par la transformation de nos mœurs, de nos habitudes.Europarl Parallel Corpus
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