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ha {interj} /hɑː/ (a representation of laughter.)  :: ah
ha {interj} (an exclamation of triumph or discovery.)  :: ah
Haapsalu {prop} (town)  :: Haapsalu
Haarlem {prop} (capital city of North Holland)  :: Haarlem
Habacuc {prop} (Habakkuk) SEE: Habakkuk  ::
Habakkuk {prop} /həˈbæk.ək/ (book of the Bible)  :: Habacuc, Habaquq
Habakkuk {prop} (Jewish prophet of the Old Testament)  :: Habacuc
Habakkuk {prop} (male given name)  :: Habacuc
haberdasher {n} /ˈhæb.ɜː(ɹ)ˌdæʃ.ə(ɹ)/ (a dealer in ribbons, buttons, thread, needles and similar sewing goods)  :: mercier {m}
haberdashery {n} (ribbons, buttons, thread, needles and similar sewing goods sold in a haberdasher's shop)  :: mercerie {f}
haberdashery {n} (a shop selling such goods)  :: mercerie {f}
habit {n} /ˈhæbɪt/ (an action done on a regular basis)  :: habitude {f}
habit {n} (action performed repeatedly and automatically, usually without awareness)  :: habitude {f}
habit {n} (long piece of clothing worn by monks and nuns)  :: habit {m}
habit {n} (piece of clothing worn uniformly for a specific activity)  :: costume {m}, uniforme {m}
habit {v} (clothe)  :: habiller
habitable {adj} (inhabited) SEE: inhabited  ::
habitat {n} /ˈhæbɪtæt/ (natural conditions in which a plant or animal lives)  :: habitat {m}
habitué {n} /həˈbɪt͡ʃuˌeɪ/ (one who frequents a place, a regular)  :: habitué {m}, habituée
habitué {n} (devotee) SEE: devotee  ::
habitual {adj} /həˈbɪtʃuəl/ (recurring, or that is performed over and over again)  :: habituel
habitual {adj} (being regular or usual)  :: habituel
Habsburg {n}  :: Habsbourg {m}
hacienda {n} (homestead)  :: hacienda {f}
hack {v} /hæk/ (to chop or cut down in a rough manner)  :: charcuter, couper
hack {v} (to cough noisily)  :: tousser
hack {n} (untalented writer)  :: écrivaillon {m}
hackable {adj} (that can be hacked)  :: piratable
hackamore {n} /ˈhækəmɔː/ (bridle with no bit)  :: hackamore
hackberry {n} (shrub of the genus Celtis)  :: micocoulier
hacker {n} /hækə(ɹ)/ (one who uses a computer to gain unauthorized access to data)  :: hacker {m}, pirate informatique {m} {f}
hackle {n} /ˈhækəl/ (an instrument with pins)  :: séran {m}
hackneyed {adj} /ˈhækniːd/ (repeated too often)  :: rebattu, éculé
hacksaw {n} (saw)  :: scie à métaux {f}
hacktivist {n} (a person who engages in hacktivism)  :: hacktiviste {m-f}
hadal {adj} /ˈheɪdəl/ (of the deepest parts of the ocean)  :: hadal
had best {v} (had better) SEE: had better  ::
had better {v} (should; ought to; must)  :: valoir mieux
haddock {n} /ˈhædək/ (marine fish)  :: aiglefin {m}
Hades {prop} /ˈheɪdiːz/ (from Greek mythology)  :: Hadès {m}
Hades {prop} (the Greek translation of Sheol)  :: Hadès {m}
hadith {n} /haˈdiːθ]/ (collected sayings and actions of Muhammad)  :: hadith {m}
Hadrian {prop} (male given name) SEE: Adrian  ::
Hadrian {prop} (the Roman emperor)  :: Hadrien
hadron {n} /ˈhæd.ɹɑn/ (particle)  :: hadron {m}
hadronic {adj} (related to hadrons)  :: hadronique {m} {f}
haecceity {n} /hɛkˈsiː.ə.tiː/ (essence of a particular thing)  :: eccéité {f}
haematologist {n} (scientist who specializes in haematology)  :: hématologue {m} {f}
haematology {n} (scientific study of blood and blood-producing organs)  :: hématologie {f}
haemo- {prefix} (pertaining to blood)  :: hémo-
haemodialysis {n} (use of dialysis to remove waste from the blood)  :: hémodialyse {f}
haemophilia {n} (any of several hereditary illnesses that impair the body's ability to control bleeding)  :: hémophilie {f}
haemorrhage {n} (hemorrhage) SEE: hemorrhage  ::
haemorrhoids {n} /ˈhɛməɹɔɪdz/ (a pathological condition)  :: hémorroïdes {f-p}
Haemus {prop} /ˈhiːməs/ (king of Thrace)  :: Hémos
hafnium {n} (chemical element)  :: hafnium {m}
hag {n} /hæɡ/ (a witch, sorceress, or enchantress; also, a wizard)  :: sorcière {f}
hag {n} (an ugly old woman)  :: sorcière {f}, harpie {f}, virago {f}, haridelle {f}, mégère {f}
Hagar {prop} /ˈheɪɡɑːɹ/ (mother of Ishmael)  :: Agar
Haggai {prop} (book of The Bible)  :: Agée
haggard {adj} /ˈhæɡ.ɚd/ (looking exhausted and unwell)  :: hagard {m}
haggle {v} /ˈhæɡəl/ (to argue for a better deal)  :: marchander
hagiographer {n} /ˌheɪdʒiˈɑɡɹəfəɹ/ (someone who writes the biography of a saint)  :: hagiographe {m}
hagiographic {adj} /ˈhæɡioʊˌɡɹæfɪk/ (of or pertaining to hagiography)  :: hagiographique
hagiography {n} /ˌhæɡiˈɒɡɹəfi/ (study of saints)  :: hagiographie {f}
hagiography {n} (biography of a saint)  :: hagiographie {f}
ha-ha {n} /ˈhɑːhɑː/ (ditch acting as a sunken fence)  :: haha, saut-de-loup
haha {interj} (representation of laughter)  :: haha
Haidée {prop} (female given name)  :: Haydée {f}
haiku {n} /ˈhaɪ.ku/ (Japanese poem of a specific form)  :: haïku {m}
haiku {n} (poem of similar structure)  :: haïku {m}
hail {n} /heɪl/ (balls of ice)  :: grêle {f}
hail {v} (said when hail is falling)  :: grêler
hail {v} (to greet)  :: saluer
hail {v} (to call out loudly in order to gain the attention of)  :: héler
hailstone {n} (single ball of hail)  :: grêlon {m}
Hainan {prop} (province of China)  :: Haïnan, Hainan
Hainaut {prop} (province)  :: Hainaut {m}
hair {n} /hɛə/ (a pigmented keratinaceous growth on the human head)  :: cheveu {m} [individual], cheveux {m} [usually plural], chevelure {f} [collection]
hair {n} (the collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of humans and animals)  :: cheveux {m-p} [collection in humans], poils {m-p}
hair {n} (one of the above-mentioned filaments)  :: poil {m}
hair-brush {n} (a brush used in hair care) SEE: hairbrush  ::
hairbrush {n} (a brush used in hair care)  :: brosse à cheveux {f}
haircut {n} (act of cutting of hair)  :: coupe {f}
haircut {n} (way hair is cut)  :: coiffure {f}
hairdo {n} (hairstyle)  :: coiffure {f}
hairdresser {n} (professional for haircutting or hairstyling)  :: coiffeur {m}, coiffeuse {f}, friseur {m}, friseuse {f} [dated]
hairdressing salon {n} (hairdressing salon) SEE: hair salon  ::
hair dryer {n} (an electrical device used for drying hair) SEE: hairdryer  ::
hairdryer {n} (electrical appliance for drying hair)  :: sèche-cheveux {m}
hair dye {n} (any of various materials used to dye hair on the head)  :: teinture pour les cheveux {f}
hair gel {n} (hairstyling gel that hardens the hair)  :: gel coiffant {m}
hairiness {n} (the characteristic of being hairy)  :: pilosité {m}
hairless {adj} (bald) SEE: bald  ::
hairless {adj} (destitute of hair)  :: glabre
hairlessness {n} (the condition or quality of being hairless)  :: glabreté
hairnet {n} /ˈhɛɹˌnɛt/ (net designed to keep hair up)  :: filet à cheveux {m}, résille {f}
hairpiece {n} (false substitute for a person's hair)  :: perruque {f}
hairpin {n} /ˈheɪɹpɪn/ (pin or fastener for the hair)  :: épingle à cheveux {f}, épingle {f}
hair roller {n} (a small tube that is rolled into a person's hair)  :: bigoudi {m}
hair salon {n} (workplace of a beautician or barber)  :: salon de coiffure {m}
hair-splitting {n} (the act of finding exceedingly small differences which are neither important nor prominent)  :: enculage de mouches {m} [slang]
hair spray {n} (hairstyling product that stiffens the hair)  :: laque {f} [pour les cheveux]
hairstyle {n} (the style in which someone's hair has been cut and arranged)  :: coiffure {f}
hairy {adj} /ˈhɛəɹi/ (of a person)  :: poilu {m}, poilue {f}
hairy {adj} (of a body part other than the head)  :: poilu {m}, poilue {f}
haitch {n} (name of the letter H) SEE: aitch  ::
Haiti {prop} /ˈheɪ.ti/ (a country in the Caribbean)  :: Haïti
Haitian {n} /ˈheɪ.ʃən/ (person from Haiti)  :: Haïtien {m}, Haïtienne {f}
Haitian {adj} (pertaining to the country, people, or language)  :: haïtien
Haitian Creole {prop} (language spoken in Haiti)  :: créole haïtien {m}
hajduk {n} (outlaw, highwayman or freedom fighter in the Balkans)  :: haïdouk {m}
hajib {n} (headscarf) SEE: hijab  ::
hajj {n} /hɑʒ/ (pilgrimage to Mecca)  :: hajj {m}
hajji {n} (one who has participated in a hajj)  :: hadji {m}
hake {n} /heɪk/ (fish)  :: merlu
Hakka {prop} (Hakka (Kejia) language)  :: hakka {m}
halal {adj} (fit to eat according to Muslim religious customs)  :: halal
halberd {n} /ˈhælbəd/ (hand weapon)  :: hallebarde {f}
halberdier {n} (a soldier armed with a halberd)  :: hallebardier {m}
halcyon {n} /ˈhælsiːən/ (poetic: kingfisher)  :: halcyon {m}
halcyon days {n} (halcyon days)  :: jours heureux {m-p}
hale {adj} /heɪl/ (sound, entire, healthy, robust, not impaired)  :: bonne santé, sain, pleine forme
hale {v} (to drag or pull forcibly)  :: haler
half {adj} /hæf/ (consisting of a half)  :: demi
half {n} (one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided)  :: moitié {f}
half {n} (math: fraction)  :: demi {m}
half {v} (halve) SEE: halve  ::
half a dozen {num} (six)  :: demi-douzaine {f}
half-assed {adj} /ˈhæfæst/ (poorly or incompetently done)  :: ni fait ni à faire
half-baked {adj} (incomplete)  :: foireux, fumeux
half board {n} (hotel rate)  :: demi-pension
half-breed {n} (derogatory: person of racially mixed ancestry)  :: métis {m}, métisse {f}
half brother {n} /ˌhæfˈbɹʌðɚ/ (a male half-sibling)  :: demi-frère {m}
half cell {n} (part of an electrochemical cell)  :: demi-cellule {f}
half-cell {n} (half cell) SEE: half cell  ::
half-century {n} (period of fifty years)  :: demi-siècle {m}
half dozen {n} (6)  :: demi-douzaine {f}
half-heartedly {adv} (in a half-hearted manner)  :: sans enthousiasme, sans y croire
half-hour {n} (period)  :: demi-heure {f}
half-life {n} /ˈhæfˌlaɪf/ (time in physics)  :: demi-vie {f}
half-life {n} (chemistry: time required for concentration to fall to half)  :: demi-vie {f}
halfling {n} (a hobbit)  :: halfelin {m}
half marathon {n} (running race)  :: semi-marathon {m}
half-mast {n} (lowered position of a flag)  :: en berne
half-moon {n} (the moon in its first or last quarter)  :: demi-lune {f}
half-moon {n} (anything shaped like a crescent)  :: demi-lune {f}
half-naked {adj} (with very few clothes on)  :: à moitié nu, demi-nu
half nephew {n} (son of a half sibling)  :: demi-neveu {m}
half note {n} (minim) SEE: minim  ::
half past {n} ("half past one" as example of usage in other languages)  :: et demie
half-shower {n} (juggling pattern)  :: demi-douche {f}
half sister {n} (maternal/paternal half sister)  :: demi-sœur {f}
half-staff {n} (half-mast) SEE: half-mast  ::
half time {n} (interval between halves)  :: half-time {m}, mi-temps {m}
half title {n} (book title)  :: faux-titre {m}
half-track {adj} (half-tracked)  :: autochenille {f}
half-uncle {n} (half-brother of one's parent)  :: démi-oncle
half volley {n}  :: demi-volée {f}
halfway {adv} /hæfweɪ/ (midway)  :: (à) mi-chemin
halfwidth {adj} (occupying half the width of a fullwidth character)  :: demi-chasse {f}
halfwit {n} (someone lacking in intelligence)  :: abruti {m}, abrutie {f}, idiot {m}, idiote {f}
half-year {n} (period of half a year)  :: demi-année {f}
half-yearly {adj} (semiannual) SEE: semiannual  ::
halibut {n} /ˈhæ.lɨ.bət/ (fish of genus Hippoglossus)  :: flétan {m}, elbot {m} [Belgium]
halide {n} (halogen salt)  :: halogénure {m}
Halifax {prop} /ˈhælɨˌfæks/ (city of Canada)  :: Halifax {m}
halitosis {n} /hæl.ɪˈtoʊs.ɪs/ (condition of having foul-smelling breath)  :: halitose
hall {n} /hɔl/ (corridor or a hallway)  :: couloir {m}, corridor {m}
hall {n} (meeting room)  :: salle {f}, salon {m}
hall {n} (manor house)  :: manoir {m}
hall {n} (building providing student accommodation)  :: foyer {m}, résidence universitaire {f}
hall {n} (principal room of a secular medieval building)  :: salle {f}
hall {n}  :: hall {m}
hallelujah {interj} /ˌhælɪˈluːjə/ (exclamation to praise God)  :: alléluia
hallelujah {interj}  :: alléluia
hallelujah {n}  :: alléluia
Halley's Comet {prop} /ˌhæliːz ˈkɒmɪt/ (comet)  :: comète de Halley {f}
hallmark {n} /ˈhɔlmɑɹk/ (a distinct characteristic)  :: marque de fabrique {f}
hallmark {n} (an official marking)  :: poinçon {m}
hall of fame {n} (hall which honors people of great importance to some field)  :: temple de la renommée {m}
hallow {n} /ˈhæloʊ/ (holy person)  :: saint {m}, sainte {f}
hallow {v} (to sanctify)  :: sanctifier, bénir
Halloween {prop} /ˌhæləˈwiːn/ (31st of October)  :: Halloween
hallows {n} (plural of hallow) SEE: hallow  ::
hallows {n} /ˈhæloʊz/ (relics or remains of a saint, or the shrines in which they are kept)  :: reliquaire {m}
hallucinate {v} (seem to perceive what is not really present)  :: halluciner
hallucination {n} /həˌluːsɪˈneɪʃən/ (sensory perception of something that does not exist)  :: hallucination {f}, illusion {f}
hallucinogenic {adj} /həˌlusənəˈdʒɛnɪk/ (producing hallucinations)  :: hallucinogène {m} {f}
hallucinogenic {n} (a substance that is a hallucinogen)  :: hallucinogène {m}
hallux {n} (big toe) SEE: big toe  ::
hallway {n} (corridor) SEE: corridor  ::
halo {n} /ˈheɪloʊ/ (atmospheric phenomenon)  :: halo {m}
halo {n} (anything resembling the phenomenon)  :: halo {m}
halo {n} (luminous disc around the heads of saints)  :: auréole {f}, nimbe {m}
haloalkane {n} (chemical compound)  :: halogénoalcane {m}
halocarbon {n}  :: halocarbure {m}
halogen {n} /ˈhæləd͡ʒen/ (any element of group 7)  :: halogène {m}
halt {v} /hɔːlt/ (to stop either temporarily or permanently)  :: faire halte
halt {n} (minor railway station)  :: halte {f}
halter {n} /ˈhɔltɚ/ (animal's headgear)  :: licou {m}, licol {m}
halter {n} (female garment)  :: dos nu {m}
haltere {n} /ˈhæltɪɹ/ (small knobbed structure)  :: haltère
halting problem {n} (problem in theoretical computer science)  :: problème de l'arrêt {m}
halva {n} /hɑːlˈvɑː/ (confection)  :: halva {m}
halve {v} /hæv/ (to divide in two equal parts)  :: diviser en deux
halyard {n} (rope)  :: drisse {f}
ham {n} /hæm/ (thigh of a hog cured for food)  :: jambon {m}
hamadryad {n} /hæməˈdɹaɪæd/ (a woodnymph)  :: hamadryade {f}
hamadryas {n} (Papio hamadryas)  :: babouin hamadryas {m}
hamartia {n} (sin) SEE: sin  ::
hamartia {n} (tragic flaw)  :: hamartia
Hamas {prop} (Islamic militant organization)  :: Hamas {m}
Hamburg {prop} /ˈhæmbɝɡ/ (state)  :: Hambourg {m}
Hamburg {prop} (city)  :: Hambourg {m}
hamburger {n} /ˈhæmˌbɝ.ɡɚ/ (sandwich)  :: hamburger {m}
hamburger {n} (patty)  :: hamburger {m}
ham-fisted {adj} (lacking skill in physical movement)  :: maladroit
Hamilcar {prop} (given name)  :: Hamilcar
Hamitic {adj} (relative to the Hamites)  :: chamitique {m} {f}
ham it up {v} (performing arts: exaggerate one's emotions or movements)  :: cabotiner
hamlet {n} (small village)  :: hameau {m}
hamlet {n} (village without its own church)  :: hameau {m}
Hamlet {prop} /ˈhæmlət/ (the main character of the play Hamlet)  :: Hamlet {m}
hammam {n} (Turkish bath) SEE: Turkish bath  ::
hammer {n} /ˈhæmɚ/ (tool)  :: marteau {m}
hammer {n} (part of a firearm)  :: chien {m}
hammer {n} (bone of the middle ear; see also malleus)  :: malléus, marteau
hammer {v} (to strike repeatedly)  :: marteler
hammer {v} (figuratively: to emphasize a point repeatedly)  :: marteler
hammer and sickle {n} (symbol of communism)  :: la faucille et le marteau, faucille et marteau
hammerhead shark {n} (shark of the genus Sphyrna)  :: requin-marteau
hammock {n} /ˈhæmək/ (swinging couch or bed)  :: hamac {m}
hammock {n} (piece of land)  :: hammock {m}
hamper {v} /ˈhæmpɚ/ (To put a hamper or fetter on; to shackle; to ensnare; to inveigle)  :: entraver
hamper {n} (anything which impedes)  :: obstacle {m}
ham radio {n} (ham radio) SEE: amateur radio  ::
hamster {n} /ˈhæmstɚ/ (small, short-tailed European rodent)  :: hamster {m}, rat de blé {m}
hamstring {n} (great tendon)  :: ischio-jambier {m}
hamstring {v} (to disable)  :: paralyser
hamstring {n} (biceps femoris) SEE: biceps femoris  ::
hamza {n} (Arabic hamza)  :: hamza {m}
Han {prop} (Chinese ethnicity)  :: Han {m}
Hanakian {adj} (pertaining to Hanakia)  :: hanaque
Hanakian {n} (person from Moravia)  :: Hanaque {m-f}
hanami {n} (Japanese custom)  :: hanami {m}
hanap {n} (rich goblet)  :: hanap {m}
Han character {n} (Chinese character) SEE: Chinese character  ::
hand {n} /hænd/ (part of the fore limb)  :: main {f}
hand {n} (pointer of an analogue/analog clock)  :: aiguille {f}
hand {n} (servant, laborer, workman, trained for special duty; a performer)  :: matelot {m}
hand {n} (that which is, or may be, held in a hand at once)  :: poignée {f}
hand {n} (set of cards held by a player in a card game)  :: main {f}
hand {v} (to give, pass or transmit with the hand)  :: donner, passer
handbag {n} /ˈhændbæɡ/ (small bag used by women)  :: sac à main {m}, (Canada, Belgium) sacoche {f}
handball {n} (team sport)  :: handball {m}
handball {n} (ball in team sport)  :: ballon de handball {m}, ballon {m}, balle {f}
handball {n} (football offence)  :: main {f}
handball {n} (American: sport)  :: handball américain {m}
handball {n} (American: ball)  :: balle de handball américain {f}, balle {f}
handbill {n} (loose printed sheet)  :: prospectus {m}
handbook {n} (a book of reference)  :: manuel {m}
handbrake {n} (hand-operated brake in a car)  :: frein à main {m}
handcar {n} (a light railroad car propelled by a hand-operated pumping mechanism) SEE: draisine  ::
handcart {n} (a cart designed to be pulled or pushed by hand)  :: charrette à bras {f}, voiture à bras {f}
handcraft {n} (handicraft) SEE: handicraft  ::
handcrafted {adj} (made by hand)  :: artisanal
handcuff {n} /ˈhændˌkʌf/ (ring of a locking fetter for the hand)  :: menotte {f}
handcuff {v} (to apply handcuffs)  :: enchaîner, passer les menottes à, menotter
handcuffs {n} (metal rings for fastening wrists)  :: menottes {f-p}
hand down {v} (transmit in succession)  :: transmettre
handed {adj} (with hands joined) SEE: hand in hand  ::
handedness {n} (property)  :: chiralité {f}
handedness {n} (preference for using the right or left hand)  :: préférence manuelle {f}
handful {n} /ˈhæn(d)fʊl/ (amount held in hand)  :: poignée {f}
handful {n} (breadth of hand)  :: manipule
handful {n} (small quantity)  :: poignée {f}
hand grenade {n} (explosive device)  :: grenade à main {f}
handgun {n} (small, hand-held gun)  :: pistolet {m}
handicap {n} (disadvantage, in particular physical or mental disadvantages of people)  :: handicap {m}
handicapped {adj} (having a handicap)  :: handicapé {m}
handicraft {n} (trade requiring skill of hand)  :: artisanat {m}
hand in {v} (to give to a responsible person)  :: rendre
hand in hand {adv} (holding or clasping hands)  :: main dans la main
hand job {n} (An act of masturbation performed by someone else's hand)  :: branlette {f} [slang], handjob {m}
handkerchief {n} /ˈhæŋkɚtʃɪf/ (cloth for wiping the face, eyes, nose or hands)  :: mouchoir {m}
handkerchief {n} (cloth to be worn about the neck)  :: foulard {m}
handle {n} /ˈhæn.dl/ (part of an object held in the hand when used or moved)  :: poignée {f}, manche {m}, [of a basket, of a jug] anse {f}, [of a cart] barre de manœuvre {f}, tirette {f}, levier {m}, manette {f}, [of a razor or lancet] châsse {f}, [of a plough] mancheron {m}
handle {n} (instrument for effecting a purpose)  :: outil {m}, instrument {m}
handle {n} (gross amount of wagering)  :: paris {m-p}
handle {n} (nickname)  :: indicatif {m}, pseudonyme {m}
handle {n} (computing: reference to an object or structure)  :: indicateur {m}
handle {n} (topological space)  :: anse {f}
handle {v} (touch; feel or hold with the hand)  :: tâter, manipuler, manipuler
handle {v} (take care of with the hands)  :: traiter
handle {v} (manage with the hands)  :: gérer
handle {v} (manage, control or direct)  :: gérer, traiter
handle {v} (treat, deal with in a specified way)  :: traiter
handle {v} (deal with (a subject, argument, topic, or theme) in speaking, in writing, or in art)  :: se pencher sur, traiter de
handle {v} (receive and transfer; buy and sell)  :: manipuler
handle {v} (be concerned with, make a business of)  :: s'occuper de, traiter
handle {v} (to use the hands)  :: manier, manœuvrer
handlebar {n} /ˈhændəlbɑːɹ/ (bar for steering)  :: guidon
handle with kid gloves {v} (to treat something very delicately)  :: manipuler avec des gants de soie, prendre des gants, traiter quelqu’un aux petits oignons
handling {n} (touching, controlling, managing with the hands)  :: manipulation {f}, maniement {m}
handmill {n} (hand-operated grinding apparatus)  :: moulin à bras {m}
hand out {v} (to distribute)  :: distribuer
handout {n} (a worksheet, leaflet or pamphlet given out for a certain use)  :: polycopié {m}
handout {n} (a gift to the poor or needy)  :: aumône {f}
hand over {v} (to relinquish control or possession)  :: remettre
handover {n} (transference of authority)  :: passation {f}
handpicked {v} (selected with great care)  :: ramassé à la main, trier sur le volet
hand-picked {adj} (picked by hand)  :: récolté à la main, cueilli manuellement
hand-picked {adj} (specially selected)  :: trié sur le volet
hand puppet {n} (puppet operated by the hand)  :: marionnette à gaine {f}
handrail {n} (rail which can be held)  :: rambarde {f}
hand sanitizer {n} /ˈhænd ˌsænətaɪzɚ/ (liquid)  :: solution hydro-alcoolique {f}
handsaw {n} (saw small enough to be used by one hand)  :: égoïne {f}, scie à main {f}, scie égoïne {f}
hands down {adv} (without much effort, easily)  :: les doigts dans le nez, haut la main
handset {n} (the part of a telephone containing both receiver and transmitter, held in the hand)  :: combiné téléphonique {m}, combiné {m}
handshake {v} (grasping of hands by two people)  :: poignée de main {f}, shake-hand {m} [uncommon]
hands off {interj} (don't touch!)  :: pas touche !, bas les pattes !
hands off {adj} (not interfering with others' decisions and actions)  :: laissez-faire
handsome {adj} /ˈhænsəm/ (of man: attractive)  :: beau
handstand {n} (a movement or position in which a person is upside down)  :: équilibre {m}
hands up {interj} (surrender!)  :: haut les mains !, mains en l'air !
hand-to-hand {adj} (fighting done within reach rather than at range)  :: corps à corps
hand tool {n} (tool powered by human muscle)  :: outil à main {m}
hand truck {n} (box-moving handcart)  :: diable {m}
handwriting {n} (act or process of writing with the hand)  :: écriture de main
handy {adj} /ˈhæn.di/ (easy to use)  :: pratique, commode
handy {adj} (within reach)  :: à portée de main
handy {adj}  :: maniable
handyman {n} /ˈhændimæn/ (man who does odd tasks)  :: homme à tout faire
hang {v} /heɪŋ/ (to be or remain suspended)  :: pendre, être suspendu
hang {v} (to float as if suspended)  :: peser, planer
hang {v} (to hold or bear in a suspended or inclined manner or position)  :: baisser
hang {v} (to cause to be suspended)  :: pendre, suspendre, laisser pendre
hang {v} (to place on a hook)  :: accrocher
hang {v} (to execute by suspension from the neck)  :: pendre
hang {v} (informal: to loiter)  :: traîner
hang {v} (to exhibit by hanging)  :: exposer
hang {v} (to decorate (something) with hanging objects)  :: orner
hang {v} (computing: to stop responding)  :: se bloquer, se figer, ramer [slang]
hangar {n} /ˈhæŋɚ/ (a large garage-like structure where aircraft are kept)  :: hangar {m}
hanger {n} /hæŋə(ɹ)/ (clothes hanger)  :: cintre {m}
hanger {n} (hangman) SEE: hangman  ::
hanger-on {n} (Someone who hangs on, or sticks)  :: crampon {m}
hanger steak {n}  :: onglet
hangeul {n} (Hangeul) SEE: Hangeul  ::
Hangeul {n} (Korean phonetic script)  :: hangeul {m}
hang glider {n} (aircraft)  :: deltaplane {m}, aile delta {f}
hang glider {n} (rider)  :: deltiste {m} {f}
hanging {adj} /ˈhæŋɪŋ/ (suspended)  :: suspendu {m}, suspendue {f}
hanging {n} (means of execution)  :: pendaison {f}
hanging {n} (public event at which a person is hanged)  :: pendaison {f}
hanging {n} (anything wide, high and thin that is hung)  :: tenture {f}
hangman {n} (executioner)  :: bourreau {m}
hangman {n} (game)  :: pendu {m}
hangman's noose {n} (knot)  :: nœud de pendu {m}
hangnail {n} (protruding piece of nail tissue or skin near base of fingernail or toenail)  :: envie {f}
hang out {v} (to do nothing in particular)  :: traîner
hangover {n} /ˈhæŋoʊvɚ/ (illness caused by heavy drinking)  :: gueule de bois {f}
hang tough {v}  :: tenir bon
hangul {n} (Hangeul) SEE: Hangeul  ::
hang up {v} (put up to hang)  :: suspendre
hang up {v} (terminate a phone call)  :: raccrocher, raccrocher au nez
Hannah {prop} /ˈhænə/ (mother of Samuel)  :: Anne
Hannibal {prop} /ˈhænɪbəl/ (name)  :: Annibal, Hannibal
Hanoi {prop} (capital of Vietnam)  :: Hanoï {m}
Hanover {prop} /ˈhænˌoʊvɚ/ (German city)  :: Hanovre {m}
hanse {n} (merchant guild) SEE: Hanse  ::
hanse {n} (Hanseatic League) SEE: Hanseatic League  ::
Hanse {n} /hans/ (merchant guild)  :: Hanse {f}
Hanse {n} (German commercial league) SEE: Hanseatic League  ::
Hanseatic city {n} (member-city of the Hanseatic League)  :: ville hanséatique {f}
Hanseatic League {prop} (former commercial and military alliance)  :: Ligue hanséatique {f}, Hanse {f}
Hansel and Gretel {prop} (the fairy tale)  :: Hansel et Gretel, Jeannot et Margot
Hansen's disease {n} (leprosy)  :: maladie de Hansen, lèpre
Hanukkah {prop} /ˈhɑː.nə.kə/ (the Jewish festival)  :: Hanoukka {f}
Hanzi {n} (Chinese character) SEE: Chinese character  ::
hapax {n} (hapax legomenon) SEE: hapax legomenon  ::
hapax legomenon {n} /ˌhæpæks lɨˈɡɒmənɒn/ (word occurring only once)  :: hapax legomenon {m}, hapax {m}
haphazard {adj} /ˌhæpˈhæz.ɚd/ (random, chaotic, incomplete)  :: hasardeux, désordonné, aléatoire
haphazardly {adv} /hæpˈhæzɚdli/ (in a haphazard manner)  :: n'importe comment
hapless {adj} /ˈhæplɪs/ (very unlucky; ill-fated)  :: malheureux, infortuné, malchanceux
haplogroup {n} (group of haplotypes)  :: haplogroupe {f}
haploid {adj} (having a single set of unpaired chromosomes)  :: haploïde
haplolepidous {adj} (form of arthrodontous peristome)  :: haplolépidé
haplology {n} /hæˈplɒlədʒi/ (deleting syllables)  :: haplologie {f}
haplotype {n} (group of alleles)  :: haplotype {m}
haply {adv} (perhaps) SEE: perhaps  ::
happen {v} /ˈhapən/ (to occur)  :: arriver, se produire, se passer, advenir
happening {n} /ˈhæpɪnɪŋ/ (a spontaneous or improvised event, especially one that involves audience participation)  :: happening
happily {adv} /ˈhæ.pə.li/ (by good chance, fortunately)  :: heureusement, par bonheur
happily {adv} (in a happy manner)  :: joyeusement, gaiement
happily {adv} (willingly)  :: volontiers
happily ever after {adv} (happily until one's death)  :: ils vécurent heureux et eurent beaucoup d’enfants
happiness {n} /ˈhæpinɪs/ (emotion of being happy)  :: bonheur {m}
happiness {n}  :: bonheur {m}
happy {adj} /ˈhæpiː/ (contented, joyous)  :: heureux {m}, heureuse {f}, content {m}, contente {f}, bienheureux {m}, bienheureuse {f}
happy {adj} (fortunate, lucky)  :: heureux, chanceux
happy {adj} (content (to do something); having no objection (to something))  :: satisfait {m}, satisfaite {f}, content {m}, contente {f}, [willingly] prêt {m}, [willingly] prête {f}
happy {adj} (appropriate, apt, felicitous)  :: heureux
happy birthday {interj} /ˈhæpi ˈbɝθ.deɪ/ (good wishes for a birthday)  :: bon anniversaire, joyeux anniversaire
happy Easter {phrase} (an expression used during Easter)  :: joyeuses Pâques
happy ending {n} (happy end)  :: fin heureuse {f}, happy end {m}
Happy Holidays {phrase} (holiday greeting)  :: joyeuses fêtes, bonnes fêtes
happy hour {n} (pub discount drinking hours)  :: 5 à 7 {m}
happy medium {n} (balanced position)  :: un juste milieu
happy New Year {phrase} (Happy New Year)  :: bonne année
haptic {adj} /ˈhæptɪk/ (of or relating to the sense of touch)  :: tactile
haptic {adj} (of or relating to haptics)  :: haptique
haptics {n} /ˈhæptɪks/ (medicine: study of the sense of touch)  :: haptique {f}
haptogenic membrane {n}  :: membrane haptogène {m}
haptonomy {n}  :: haptonomie {f}
hara-kiri {n} (ceremonial suicide by ripping open the abdomen)  :: hara-kiri {m}
harangue {n} /həˈɹeɪŋ/ (impassioned speech)  :: harangue {f}
harangue {n} (tirade)  :: sermon, remontrance {f}, harangue {f}
harangue {v} (to give a forceful lecture)  :: sermonner
Harappan {adj}  :: harapéen
Harare {prop} (capital of Zimbabwe)  :: Hararé {m}
harass {v} /həˈɹæs/ (to fatigue or tire)  :: fatiguer
harass {v} (to annoy; to molest)  :: harceler
harass {v} (to put excessive burdens upon)  :: harceler
harassment {n} /həˈɹæsmənt/ (persistent attacks and criticism causing worry and distress)  :: harcèlement {m}
harassment {n} (deliberate pestering or annoying)  :: harcèlement {m}
Haratin {n} (a member of a certain Berber people)  :: Haratin
harbinger {n} /ˈhɑɹbɪndʒəɹ/ (that which foretells the coming of something)  :: présage {m}
harbinger {v} (to announce)  :: annoncer, présager
harbor {n} (place of shelter)  :: havre {m}, rade, refuge {m}
harbor {n} (for ships)  :: port {m}, quai {m}
harbor {v} (to provide safe place)  :: abriter, protéger, accoster
harbor seal {n} (Phoca vitulina)  :: phoque commun {m}, phoque vitulin {m}
harbour {n} (harbor) SEE: harbor  ::
harbour {n} (harbor) SEE: harbor  ::
hard {adj} /hɑɹd/ (resistant to pressure)  :: dur {m}
hard {adj} (requiring a lot of effort to do or understand)  :: dur {m}, difficile {m} {f}
hard {adj} (demanding a lot of effort to endure)  :: dur
hard {adj} (severe)  :: dur
hard {adj} (unquestionable)  :: irréfutable
hard {adj} (of drink: strong)  :: fort
hard {adj} (of water, high in dissolved calcium compounds)  :: dure {f}
hard {adv} (with much force or effort (related to act of think))  :: dur, durement
hardback {n} (a book with a solid binding)  :: livre relié {m}
hardback {adj} (having a solid binding)  :: relié
hardboard {n} (high-density chipboard)  :: aggloméré
hard-boiled {adj} (of an egg)  :: cuit dur
hard c {n}  :: c dur
hard code {v} (to insert unchangeable code)  :: renseigner en dur
hardcover {n} (a book with a rigid binding)  :: livre relié {m}
hardcover {adj} (of a book: having a rigid binding)  :: relié
hard disk {n} (recording disk in a drive unit)  :: disque dur {m}
hard disk {n} (unit and all the disks within it)  :: disque dur {m}
hard drive {n} (device used for storing large amounts of data)  :: disque dur {m}
harden {v} (become hard)  :: durcir
harden {v} (make hard(er))  :: endurcir
hard g {n}  :: g dur
hard hat {n} (construction helmet)  :: casque {m}
hardheaded {adj} (stubborn)  :: têtu
hard labor {n} (forced labor) SEE: forced labor  ::
hardly {adv} /ˈhɑɹdli/ (harshly)  :: dur, durement
hardly {adv} (barely, only just)  :: guère, à peine
hardness {n} (quality of being hard)  :: dureté {f}
hard-nosed {adj} (pragmatic)  :: pragmatique
hard of hearing {adj} (having difficulty hearing)  :: dur d'oreille, malentendant
hard-on {n} (rigid state of penis or clitoris) SEE: erection  ::
hard-on {n} (erection of the penis)  :: gaule {f}, trique {f}
hard palate {n} (tissue)  :: palais dur {m}
hardpan {n} (layer of soil)  :: alios {m}
hard rock {n} (rock music genre)  :: hard rock {m}
hard roe {n} (roe) SEE: roe  ::
hardship {n} /ˈhɑɹdˌʃɪp/ (difficulty or trouble)  :: difficultés {f-p}, misère {f}
hard shoulder {n} (verge to the side of a highway)  :: bande d'arrêt d'urgence {f}
hardtack {n} (hard biscuit)  :: biscuit de mer {m}, galette {f}
hardtail {n} (A two-wheeler without rear suspension.)  :: semi-rigide {m}
hardware {n} /ˈhɑɹdˌwɛɹ/ (material part of a computer)  :: matériel {m}
hardware {n} (metal implements)  :: quincaillerie {f}
hardware {n} (slang: firearm)  :: arme à feu {f}
hardware store {n} (merchant)  :: quincaillerie {f}
hard water {n} (water with a high concentration of dissolved minerals)  :: eau dure {f}
hardwood {n} (the wood from any dicotyledonous tree)  :: bois dur {m}, bois de feuillu {m}
hardwood {n}  :: bois de feuillu {m}
hard-working {adj} (tending to work with ardour) SEE: hardworking  ::
hardworking {adj} (taking their work seriously and doing it well and rapidly)  :: industrieux {m}, diligent {m}
hardy {adj} /ˈhɑɹdi/ (inured to fatigue or hardships)  :: robuste, rustique [of a plant]
hare {n} /hɛɚ/ (animal)  :: lièvre {m}, hase {f}
harelip {n} (congenital malformation of the upper lip)  :: bec de lièvre {m}, bec-de-lièvre {m}
harem {n} /ˈhæɹəm/ (the private part of an Arab household)  :: harem {m}
harem {n} (group of women in a polygamous household)  :: harem {m}
Hargeisa {prop} (city)  :: Hargeisa {f}
haricot {n} (common bean) SEE: common bean  ::
harlequin {n} /ˈhɑɹləkwən/ (pantomime fool)  :: arlequin {m}
harlequin duck {n} (Histrionicus histrionicus)  :: canard arlequin, arlequin plongeur, garrot arlequin
harlot {n} (a female prostitute)  :: prostituée {f}, putain {f}, catin {f}, pute {f}, fille de joie {f}
harlotry {n} (The trade of a harlot; prostitution.)  :: prostitution {f},putasserie {f}
harm {n} /hɑɹm/ (injury; hurt; damage; detriment; misfortune)  :: mal {m}, tort {m}, dommage {m}
harm {v} (cause damage)  :: nuire à, faire du mal à
harmful {adj} /ˈhɑɹmfl̩/ (likely to be damaging)  :: dangereux, nuisible, nocif, préjudiciable
harmfulness {n} (the characteristic of being harmful)  :: nocivité {f}
harmless {adj} /ˈhɑɹmləs/ (incapable of causing harm or danger)  :: inoffensif
harmlessly {adv} (in a harmless manner)  :: inoffensivement
harmlessness {n} (the characteristic of being harmless)  :: innocuité {f}
harmolodics {n}  :: harmolodie {f}
harmonic {adj} (pertaining to harmony)  :: harmonique
harmonic {adj} (pleasant to hear)  :: harmonieux, harmonique, mélodieux, mélodique
harmonic {adj} (mathematical attribute of mathematical entities)  :: harmonique
harmonica {n} /ˌhɑɹ.ˈmɑ.nɪ.kə/ (wind instrument)  :: harmonica {m}
harmonic mean {n} (type of average)  :: moyenne harmonique
harmonious {adj} (melodious)  :: harmonieux
harmoniously {adv} (in a harmonious manner)  :: harmonieusement
harmonium {n} (musical instrument)  :: harmonium {m}
harmonize {v} (to be in harmonious agreement)  :: s'accorder
harmonize {v} (to bring things into harmony, or to make things compatible)  :: harmoniser
harmony {n} /ˈhɑɹməni/ (agreement or accord)  :: harmonie {f}
harmony {n} (pleasing combination of elements, or arrangement of sounds)  :: harmonie {f}
harmony {n} (music: the academic study of chords)  :: harmonie {f}
harness {n} /ˈhɑː(ɹ).nəs/ (restraint or support)  :: harnais {m}
harness {v} (to place a harness on something)  :: harnacher
Harold {prop} (male given name)  :: Hérault {m}
harp {n} /hɑɹp/ (musical instrument)  :: harpe {f}
harpist {n} /ˈhɑɹpɪst/ (Person who plays the harp)  :: harpiste {m} {f}
harpoon {n} /hɑːɹˈpuːn/ (spearlike weapon)  :: harpon {m}
harpoon {v} (to hunt with a harpoon)  :: harponner
harpooner {n} (someone who hunts with a harpoon)  :: harponneur {m}
harp seal {n} (a species of seal)  :: phoque du Groenland {m}
harpsichord {n} /ˈhɑɹp.sɪˌkɔɹd/ (musical instrument)  :: clavecin {m}
harpsichordist {n} (one who plays the harpsichord)  :: claveciniste {m} {f}
harpy {n} /ˈhɑɹpi/ (Fabulous winged monster with the face of a woman)  :: harpie {f}
harpy {n} (Obnoxious, shrewish woman)  :: harpie {f}, chipie {f}, rosse {f}
harpy eagle {n} (Harpia harpyja)  :: harpie {f}
harquebus {n} /ˈhɑɹkɨbʌs/ (obsolete matchlock firearm)  :: arquebuse {f}
harridan {n} /ˈhɛɹ.ɪ.dən/ (vicious and scolding woman)  :: harpie {f}, dragon {m}, virago {f}, haridelle {f}, mégère {f}, xanthippe {f}, casse-couilles {f}
harrier {n} /ˈhæɹi.ə(ɹ)/ (birds of prey)  :: busard {m}
harrow {n} /ˈhæɹoʊ/ (device)  :: herse {f}
harrow {v} (drag a harrow over)  :: herser
harrowing {adj} /ˈhæɹəʊiŋ/ (causing pain or distress)  :: navrant, éprouvant
Harry {prop} /ˈhæɹi/ (male given name)  :: Harry {m}
harsh {adj} /hɑɹʃ/ (rough)  :: sévère, rude
harsh {adj} (severe or cruel)  :: sévère, cruel
harsh {adj}  :: dur {m}, dure {f}
hart {n} /hɑɹt/ (male deer)  :: cerf {m}
hartebeest {n} /ˈhɑːtəbiːst/ (Alcelaphus bucelaphus)  :: bubale roux {m}, bubale {m}
haruspex {n} (one who practices divination by inspecting entrails)  :: haruspice {m}
Harvard {prop} /ˈhɑɹvəɹd/ (name)  :: Harvard
Harvard {prop} (place name)  :: Harvard, Harvard
Harvard {prop} (university)  :: Harvard
harvest {n} (autumn, fall) SEE: autumn  ::
harvest {n} /ˈhɑɹ.vɪst/ (process of gathering the ripened crop)  :: récolte {f}
harvest {n} (yield of harvesting)  :: récolte {f}, moisson {f}
harvest {v} (to bring in a harvest; reap)  :: récolter, moissonner, recueillir
harvester {n} (person who gathers the harvest)  :: moissonneur {m}, moissonneuse {f}
harvester {n} (machine that harvests)  :: moissonneuse {f}
harvestman {n} (arachnid)  :: faucheur {m}, faucheux
harvest mite {n} (harvest mite)  :: aoûtat, aoutat {m}
harvest time {n} (harvest time)  :: moisson {f}
Harvey {prop} /hɑː(ɹ)vi/ (surname of Norman origin)  :: Hervé
Harvey {prop} (male given name)  :: Hervé
Haryana {prop} /hʌɹɪˈjɑːnə/ (state)  :: Haryana
has-been {n} /ˈhæz.bɪn/ (person declining in popularity or effectiveness)  :: has-been
Hasdrubal {prop} /ˈhæzdɹʊbəl/ (given name)  :: Hasdrubal
hash {n} /ˈhæʃ/ (chopped food, especially meat and potatoes)  :: hachis {m}
hash {n} (the # symbol)  :: croisillon {m}, dièse {m}
hash {v}  :: hacher
hash {n} (clipped form of hashish)  :: shit {m}, hash {m}, teuchi {m}, teuch {m}, haschich
Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan {prop} (Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan)  :: Royaume hachémite de Jordanie {m}
hashish {n} (marijuana generally) SEE: cannabis  ::
hashish {n} /həˈʃiːʃ/ (dried leaves of the Indian hemp plant)  :: haschich {m}, haschisch {m}, hachisch {m}, hachich {m}
hashtag {n} /ˈhæʃˌtæɡ/ (a tag with a hash sign)  :: mot-clic {m}, mot-dièse {m}, hashtag {m}
Haskell {prop} (language)  :: Haskell {m}
Haskell {prop} (of or relating to Haskell)  :: de Haskell, Haskell
Haskell {prop} (The programming language)  :: en Haskell
Hassidism {prop} (a Jewish movement)  :: Hassidisme {m}
hassium {n} (chemical element with atomic number 108)  :: hassium {m}
hassle {n} /ˈhæsl/ (trouble, bother, unwanted annoyances or problems)  :: tracas, peine
hassle {n} (fight or argument)  :: dispute, lutte
hassle {v} (To trouble, to bother, to annoy)  :: harceler
hassle {v} (To pick a fight or start an argument)  :: provoquer
Hassānīya {prop} (Language)  :: hassaniya
hassock {n} /ˈhasək/ (kneeler)  :: coussin d'agenouilloir {m}
hassock {n} (ottoman)  :: pouf {m}
hasta la vista {phrase} (see you later) SEE: see you later  ::
hastate {adj} /ˈhæsteɪt/  :: hasté
haste {n} /heɪst/ (speed, swiftness, dispatch)  :: hâte {f}
haste makes waste {proverb} (being too hasty leads to wasteful mistakes)  :: hâte rend déchets
hasten {v} /ˈheɪs.ən/ (to move in a quick fashion)  :: se dépêcher, se hâter
hasten {v} (to make someone/something speed up)  :: hâter, presser
hastily {adv} /ˈheɪstɪli/ (in a hasty manner)  :: hâtivement, précipitamment
hasty {adj} /ˈheɪsti/ (acting in haste; being too hurried or quick)  :: hâtif
hat {n} /hæt/ (a head covering)  :: chapeau {m}
hatch {n} /hætʃ/ (horizontal door)  :: trappe {f}
hatch {n} (opening for serving food)  :: passe-plat {m}
hatch {n} (small door provided for access for maintenance)  :: trappe {f}
hatch {n} (narrow passageway between the decks)  :: écoutille {f}
hatch {v} (to emerge from an egg)  :: éclore, naître, sortir de l'œuf
hatch {v} (of an egg, to break open)  :: éclore
hatch {v} (to incubate eggs)  :: faire éclore
hatch {n} (birds that emerged from eggs at a specified time)  :: couvée {f}
hatch {n} (trapdoor) SEE: trapdoor  ::
hatch {v} (to shade an area) SEE: crosshatch  ::
hatchability {n} (Of an egg)  :: éclosabilité {f}
hatchability {n} (Of a bird)  :: éclosabilité {f}
hatchback {n} (a car with a sloping, hinged rear door that opens upwards)  :: hayon {m}
hatchery {n} /ˈhætʃəɹi/ (a facility where eggs are hatched under artificial conditions)  :: couvoir {m}, couveuse artificielle {f}, écloserie {f}
hatchet {n} (small axe)  :: hachette {f}
hatchway {n} (doorway with hatch)  :: écoutille {f}
hate {v} /heɪt/ (to dislike intensely)  :: haïr, détester
hate {n} (hatred) SEE: hatred  ::
hate crime {n} (a crime motivated by hate)  :: crime haineux {m}
hateful {adj} (evoking hatred)  :: odieux {m}
hateful {adj} (full of hate)  :: haineux
hatefully {adv} (in a hateful manner)  :: haineusement
hater {n} /ˈheɪt̬ɚ/ (one who hates)  :: haïsseur {m}, haïsseuse {f}
hatless {adj} (not wearing a hat)  :: tête nue
hatmaker {n} (someone who makes hats) SEE: hatter  ::
hatred {n} /ˈheɪtɹɪd/ (strong aversion)  :: haine {f}
hats off {interj} (Congratulations)  :: chapeau bas, chapeau !
hatter {n} (person who makes, sells, or repairs hats)  :: chapelier
hat trick {n} (three achievements in a single game or similar)  :: [Canada] tour du chapeau {m}, [France] coup du chapeau
haughtiness {n} (the property of being haughty)  :: orgueil {m}, hautaineté {f}
haughty {adj} (disdainful, supercilious; in demeanour conveying the assumption of superiority)  :: hautain, suffisant
haul {v} /hɔl/ (to transport something heavy)  :: trainer
haul {v} (to pull or draw something heavy)  :: haler
haul ass {v} (to hurry)  :: se magner le cul, se grouiller le cul
hauler {n} (A person or thing that hauls another person or thing.)  :: porteur {m}
hauler {n} (A person or company engaged in the haulage of goods.)  :: transporteur {m}, camionneur {m}, entrepreneur de transports {m}
haulm {n} /hɒm/ (an individual plant stem)  :: fane {f}
Haumea {prop} /ˌhɑ.uˈmeɪ.ə/ (dwarf planet)  :: Hauméa
haunt {v} /hɔːnt/ (to inhabit, or visit frequently)  :: hanter
haunt {v} (to make uneasy)  :: hanter
haunt {v} (to live habitually)  :: demeurer
haunt {n} (place at which one is regularly found)  :: point de rencontre {m}
haunt {n} (ghost) SEE: ghost  ::
haunted {adj} (frequented by a ghost)  :: hanté
haunted {adj} (obsessed)  :: obsédé
haunted house {n} (house believed to be a center for supernatural occurrences)  :: maison hantée {f}
haunting {n} (an instance of haunting)  :: hantise
Hausa {prop} /ˈhaʊsə/ (language)  :: haoussa {m}
Haussmannization {n} (the creative destruction of something for the betterment of society)  :: haussmannisation {f}
Haussmannize {v}  :: haussmanniser
haute cuisine {n} /əʊt kwɪˈziːn/ (refined cookery)  :: grande cuisine {f}
Haute-Loire {prop} (département of France)  :: Haute-Loire {f}
Haute-Vienne {prop} (département of France)  :: Haute-Vienne {f}
Havana {prop} /həˈvænə/ (capital)  :: La Havane {f}
Havanan {n} (inhabitant or a resident of Havana)  :: Havanais {m}, Havanaise {f}
have {v} /hæv/ (to possess)  :: avoir
have {v} (to partake of something)  :: prendre
have {v} (auxiliary used in forming the perfect and the past perfect tenses)  :: avoir [for most verbs], être [for some intransitive verbs and all reflexive verbs]
have {v} (must)  :: devoir
have {v} (to trick)  :: avoir
have a bone to pick {v} (have a complaint or grievance)  :: avoir une dent contre quelqu'un
have a bun in the oven {v} (To be pregnant; to be expecting a baby)  :: avoir une brioche au four, avoir un polichinelle dans le tiroir
have a frog in one's throat {v} (to have something in one's throat)  :: avoir un chat dans la gorge
have a look {v} (examine, observe) SEE: take a look  ::
have a mind like a sieve {v} (have a poor memory)  :: avoir une mémoire de poisson rouge
have an affair {v} (to be having extramarital sex while married)  :: tromper
have a nice day {phrase} (goodbye)  :: bonne journée, au revoir, salut
have a say {v} (to voice one's opinion)  :: avoir son mot à dire
have a screw loose {v} (to be insane, irrational, or eccentric)  :: avoir un grain, ne pas tourner rond, avoir une case de vide, avoir une case en moins
have a seat {v} (to sit down)  :: prendre place, s'asseoir
have a seat {v} (polite directive)  :: asseyez-vous (je vous en prie or s'il vous plaît)
have bats in one's belfry {v} (To be crazy or eccentric)  :: avoir une araignée au plafond
have eyes bigger than one's belly {v} (have eyes bigger than one's stomach) SEE: have eyes bigger than one's stomach  ::
have eyes bigger than one's stomach {v} (take more food than one can eat)  :: avoir les yeux plus grands que le ventre, avoir les yeux plus gros que le ventre
have eyes in the back of one's head {v} (perceived ability to see)  :: avoir des yeux derrière la tête
have eyes on {v} (observe) SEE: observe  ::
have fun {interj} (wish someone a good time)  :: amuse-toi [informal], amusez-vous [formal]
have fun {v} (enjoy oneself)  :: s'amuser, s'égayer
have had it {v} (to have endured all that one can)  :: n’en plus pouvoir
have had it up to here {v} (To have reached the limit of one's patience)  :: en avoir jusque là
have in mind {v} (consider, intend)  :: avoir en tête
have it in for {v} (to be angry at)  :: avoir une dent contre, en avoir après
have it your way {interj} (do something the way you want to)  :: fais comme tu veux
haven {n} /ˈheɪvən/ (harbour)  :: port {m}, havre {m}
haven {n} (refuge)  :: asile {m}, refuge {m}, abri {m}, havre {m}
have nots {n} (the poor or underprivileged)  :: démunis {m-p}
have one foot in the grave {v}  :: avoir un pied dans la tombe
have one's cake and eat it too {v} (to seek to have two things which are mutually incompatible)  :: avoir le beurre et l'argent du beurre [to have the butter and the money from [selling] the butter]
have one's eye on {v} (watch) SEE: watch  ::
have one's work cut out for one {v}  :: avoir du pain sur la planche
have other fish to fry {v} (to have more important things to do)  :: avoir d'autres chats à fouetter
haves {n} (the wealthy or privileged)  :: nantis {m-p}
have sex {v} (to engage in sexual intercourse) SEE: copulate  ::
have sex {v} (take part in a sexual act)  :: avoir des relations sexuelles, baiser, faire l'amour
have the blues {v} (be depressed)  :: avoir le cafard
have the foggiest {phrase} ("I haven't the foggiest": I don't know)  :: je n'ai pas la moindre idée, je n'ai pas l'ombre d'une idée
have to {v} /ˈhæf.tu/ (obligation)  :: devoir, falloir, avoir à
have to {v} (conclusion)  :: devoir
have to {v}  :: devoir
having said that {conj} (that said) SEE: that said  ::
haw {n} /hɔː/ (fruit of hawthorn)  :: cenelle {f}
haw {n} (hedge)  :: haie {f}
Hawaii {prop} /həˈwaɪ(j)i/ (state of the United States)  :: Hawaï {f}, Hawaii {f}
Hawaii {prop} (chain of islands)  :: Hawaï {f}, les îles Hawaï
Hawaii {prop} (largest of the Hawaiian Islands)  :: Hawaï {f}
Hawaiian {adj} /həˈwaɪ.(j)ən/  :: hawaïen {m}, hawaiien {m}
Hawaiian {n}  :: Hawaïen {m}, Hawaiien {m}
Hawaiian {prop} (Hawaiian language)  :: hawaïen {m}, hawaiien {m}
Hawaiian goose {n} (Branta sandvicensis) SEE: nene  ::
Hawaiian hawk {n} (Buteo solitarius)  :: buse d'Hawaï
hawfinch {n} (finch)  :: gros-bec {m}
hawk {n} /hɔk/ (predatory bird)  :: buse {f}
hawk {n} (advocate of aggressive politics)  :: faucon {m}
hawk {n}  :: épervier, autour
hawk {v} (to sell)  :: vendre
hawker {n} (peddler) SEE: peddler  ::
hawker {n} (falconer) SEE: falconer  ::
hawkish {adj} (supportive of warlike foreign policy)  :: bagarreur {m}, batailleur {m}
hawksbill turtle {n} (turtle species)  :: tortue imbriquée {f}
hawsehole {n} (nautical: hole for anchor rode)  :: écubier
hawser {n} (cable)  :: aussière {f}
hawthorn {n} /ˈhɔ.θɔɹn/ (type of shrub)  :: aubépine {f}
hay {n} /heɪ/ (grass cut and dried for use as animal fodder)  :: foin {m}
haya {n} (beech) SEE: beech  ::
hay fever {n} (allergy to pollen)  :: rhume des foins {m}
hayloft {n} (upper storey of a barn)  :: grenier à foin {m}
haymaking {n} (cutting and curing of grass)  :: fenaison
hayrack {n} (vertical drying-rack)  :: râtelier {m}
haystack {n} /ˈheɪˌstæk/ (a mound, pile, or stack of stored hay)  :: meule de foin {f}
hazard {n} (chance) SEE: chance  ::
hazard {n} /ˈhæzɚd/ (the chance of suffering harm)  :: hasard {m}
hazard {n} (peril)  :: danger {m}
hazard {n} (obstacle in golf)  :: hasard
hazard {v} (to chance; to take a risk)  :: tenter, hasarder
hazardous {adj} (risky, dangerous, with the nature of a hazard)  :: hasardeux
haze {n} /heɪz/ (very fine particles suspended in the air)  :: brume {f}, poudroiement {m}
haze {n} (loss of transparency in a clear solid or liquid)  :: trouble {m}
haze {n} (dullness of finish on a highly reflective surface)  :: voile {m}
haze {n} (figurative haze, such as mental confusion)  :: trouble {m}, brouillard {m}
haze {v} (to perform an initiation ritual)  :: bizuter
hazel {n} /ˈheɪzəl/ (tree / shrub)  :: noisetier {m}
hazel {n} (wood)  :: noisetier {m}
hazel {n} (colour)  :: noisette {f}
hazel {adj} (colour)  :: noisette
hazel {n} (hazelnut) SEE: hazelnut  ::
hazel grouse {n} (bird)  :: gélinotte des bois {f}
hazelnut {n} (shrub) SEE: hazel  ::
hazelnut {n} /ˈheɪzəlnʌt/ (fruit)  :: noisette {f}
hazing {n} (humiliating initiation practices)  :: bizutage {m}
hazy {adj} /ˈheɪzi/ (thick with haze)  :: brumeux
hazy {adj} (not clear or transparent)  :: flou, trouble, vague, brumeux
hazy {adj} (obscure, confused)  :: brumeux, obscur
HC {n} (hockey club)  :: CH (club de hockey)
he {determiner} /hi/ (personal pronoun "he")  :: il
head {n} /hɛd/ (part of the body)  :: tête {f}
head {n} (mental aptitude or skill)  :: , dispositions {f-p}, aptitudes {f-p}
head {n} (mental or emotional control)  :: sang-froid {m}, calme {m}
head {n} (topmost or leading part)  :: bout {m}
head {n} (leader or chief)  :: chef {m}
head {n} (headmaster, headmistress)  :: directeur {m}, directrice {f}
head {n} (toilet of a ship)  :: tinettes {f-p}, cabinet de toilettes {m}
head {n} (top of a sail)  :: avant {m}
head {n} (foam on carbonated beverages)  :: mousse {f}, chapeau de mousse {m}
head {n} (end of hammer, etc.)  :: tête {f}
head {n} (the blunt end of a nail, etc.)  :: tête {f}
head {n} (capitulum)  :: capitule {m}
head {v} (to be in command of)  :: commander, diriger, chapeauter
head {v} (to strike with the head)  :: faire une tête
head {v} (to move in a specified direction)  :: se diriger, courir [for: vers]
head {v} (to behead) SEE: behead  ::
headache {n} /ˈhɛdeɪk/ (pain or ache in the head)  :: mal de tête {m}
headband {n} /ˈhɛdˌbænd/ (strip of fabric worn around the head)  :: bandeau {m}, serre-tête {m}
headband {n} (strip of fabric attached to the top of the spine of a book)  :: tranchefile
headband {n}  :: bandeau
headboard {n} (a vertical panel, either plain or upholstered, attached to the head of a bed)  :: tête de lit {f}
headbutt {n} /ˈhɛdbʌt/ (sharp blow)  :: coup de boule {m}, coup de tête {m}
headbutt {v} (to deliver a sharp blow)  :: donner un coup de boule, donner un coup de tête
head cheese {n} (terrine) SEE: brawn  ::
head covering {n} (covering for the head)  :: couvre-chef {m}
headdress {n} (hairdo) SEE: hairdo  ::
headdress {n} (a decorative covering or ornament worn on the head)  :: couvre-chef {m}
header {n} /ˈhɛdə/ (upper portion of a page layout)  :: en-tête {m}
header {n} (text used to mark off a quantity of text)  :: chapeau {m}
header {n} (brick that is laid sideways)  :: boutisse {f}
header {n} (horizontal structural or finish piece over an opening)  :: linteau {m}
header {n} (soccer: act of hitting the ball with the head)  :: tête {f}
headfirst {adv} (headlong) SEE: headlong  ::
headforemost {adv} (headlong) SEE: headlong  ::
headgear {n} (anything worn on the head)  :: couvre-chef {m}
head honcho {n} (Person in charge)  :: , patron {m}, grand chef {m}, grand manitou {m}
headhunter {n} (savage)  :: chasseur de têtes {m}
headhunter {n} (recruiter)  :: chasseur de têtes {m}
headhunting {n} (cutting-off and preservation of the heads of one's enemies)  :: chasse aux têtes {f}
heading {n} /ˈhɛdɪŋ/ (direction)  :: orientation {f}, cap {m}
head in the clouds {n} (daydreaming)  :: être dans la lune
head in the clouds {n}  :: avoir la tête dans les nuages
headlamp {n} (headlight)  :: phare {f}
headless {adj} (without a head)  :: sans tête {m-f}, acéphale {m-f}, décapité {m}
headlight {n} (bright light in front of vehicle)  :: phare {m}
headline {n} /ˈhɛd.laɪn/ (heading or title of an article)  :: titre {m}, manchette {f}
headlock {n} (wrestling move)  :: cravate {f}
headlong {adv} /ˈhedlɒŋ]/ (with the head first or down)  :: la tête la première
headlongs {adv} (headlong) SEE: headlong  ::
headmaster {n} /ˈhɛdˌmæstɚ/ (the most senior master in a school (male))  :: directeur {m}, principal {m} [collège], proviseur {m} [lycée]
headmistress {n} (female head teacher)  :: directrice {f}, proviseure {f} [lycée]
head office {n} (main admin centre)  :: agence centrale {f}
head of government {n} (chief officer of the executive branch of a government)  :: chef du gouvernement {m}
head of household {n} (household role)  :: chef de famille {m}
head of state {n} (the chief public representative of a nation)  :: chef d'État {m}
head-on {adj} (from the front)  :: frontal
head-on {n} (collision from the front) SEE: head-on collision  ::
head-on collision {n} (front end collision involving two vehicles)  :: collision frontale {f}
head over heels {adv} (tumbling upside down)  :: jambes par-dessus tête
head over heels {adv} (hopelessly smitten)  :: avoir un coup de foudre, avoir le coup de foudre, tomber fou amoureux, tomber follement amoureux
headphone {n} /ˈhedfoʊn/ (listening device)  :: écouteur {m}
headphones {n} (pair of speakers worn over or in the ears so only the wearer can hear the sound)  :: casque {m}, écouteurs {m}
headpiece {n} (helmet) SEE: helmet  ::
headpiece {n} (something covering the head) SEE: headgear  ::
headpiece {n} (headset) SEE: headset  ::
headpiece {n}  :: dessus de la tete {m}
headpiece {n} (headstall) SEE: headstall  ::
headquarters {n} /ˈhɛdˌkwɔɹtəz/ (the military installation)  :: quartier général {m}
headquarters {n} (center of organisation's activity)  :: siège social {m}
headrest {n} (part of a seat)  :: appui-tête {m}
heads {n} /hɛdz/ (side of coin)  :: face {f}
headsail {n} /ˈhɛdˌsəl/ (sail set forward of the foremost mast)  :: voile d'avant {f}
headscarf {n} (piece of material worn over the head)  :: foulard {m}
headset {n} /ˈhɛdsɛt/ (pair of headphones or earphones)  :: casque {m}, casque-micro {m}, micro-casque {m}, casque avec microphone {m}
head-shrinker {n} (slang: psychotherapist) SEE: shrink  ::
heads or tails {n} (heads or tails)  :: pile ou face
headstall {n} /ˈhɛdstɔːl/ (part of the bridle that fits over the horse's head)  :: têtière {f}
head start {n} (an advantage in starting earlier to gain a favorable position)  :: longueur d’avance {f}
headstone {n} (grave marker)  :: pierre tombale {f}
heads will roll {phrase} (some people will be fired for incompetence)  :: des têtes vont tomber
head tax {n} (tax determined as uniform amount per individual) SEE: poll tax  ::
head-to-head {adv} /hɛd.tu.hɛd/ (head-to-head)  :: tête-à-tête
head to toe {adv} (entirely; completely; over one's full body)  :: des pieds à la tête, de pied en cap, de la tête aux pieds, depuis les pieds jusqu’à la tête
head to toe {adv} (in reversed positions)  :: tête-bêche
headwaiter {n} (main supervisory waiter)  :: maître d’hôtel {m}
headwaters {n} /ˈhɛdˌwɑtɝz/ (the set of streams that feed into the beginning of a river)  :: source
headwear {n} (headgear) SEE: headgear  ::
headwind {n} (wind that blows directly against the course of a vessel)  :: vent debout {m}
headword {n} /ˈhɛdwɝd/ (a word used as the title of a section)  :: mot vedette {m}, vedette {f}
heal {v} /hiːl/ (make better)  :: guérir, assainir
heal {v} (become better)  :: guérir
heal {v}  :: guérir, traiter
healer {n} /ˈhilɚ/ (person who heals)  :: guérisseur {m}, guérisseuse {f}
healing {n} /ˈhiːlɪŋ/ (healing process, see also: recovery)  :: guérison {f}
health {n} /hɛlθ/ (state of being free of physical or psychological disease, illness, or malfunction)  :: santé {f}
health {n} (physical condition)  :: santé {f}
health care {n} (prevention, treatment, and management of illnesses)  :: soins de santé {p}
healthcare {n} (health care) SEE: health care  ::
health club {n} /ˈhɛlθ ˌkləb/ (facility with exercise equipment)  :: centre de remise en form {m}, centre de fitness {m}
healthful {adj} (beneficial to health)  :: sain
health fund {n} (A not-for-profit or a public health insurance company)  :: caisse de maladie {f}, caisse maladie {f}
healthily {adv} (in a healthy manner)  :: sainement
health insurance {n} (insurance against incurring medical expenses among individuals)  :: assurance maladie {f}
healthy {adj} /ˈhɛl.θi/ (enjoying health and vigor of body, mind, or spirit: well)  :: sain, en bonne santé
healthy {adj} (conducive to health)  :: bon pour la santé
healthy {adj} (evincing health)  :: sain, en bonne santé
heap {n} /hiːp/ (pile)  :: tas {m}, pile {f}, monceau {m}
heap {n} (great number or large quantity of things)  :: tas {m}
heap {n} (type of data structure)  :: tas {m}, pile
heap {n}  :: tas {m}
hear {v} /hɪə(ɹ)/ (to perceive sounds through the ear)  :: entendre
hear {v} (to perceive with the ear)  :: entendre
Heard Island and McDonald Islands {prop} (uninhabited islands of Australia)  :: îles Heard-et-MacDonald {f-p}
hearing {n} /ˈhɪɹ.ɪŋ/ (sense used to perceive sound)  :: ouïe {f}
hearing {n} (legal procedure done before a judge)  :: audience {f}
hearing aid {n} (hearing assistance device)  :: audioprothèse {f}, prothèse auditive {f}, appareil auditif {m}
hearing-impaired {adj} (hard of hearing)  :: malentendant
hear of {v} (become aware of)  :: entendre parler de
hearsay {n} (information that was heard by one person about another)  :: ouï-dire {m}, on-dit {m}, rumeur {f}
hearsay {n} ((law) evidence based on the reports of others rather than on personal knowledge)  :: ouï-dire {m}, on-dit {m}
hearse {n} /hɜɹs/ (vehicle for transporting dead)  :: corbillard {m}
heart {n} /hɑɹt/ (an organ)  :: cœur {m}
heart {n} (emotions or kindness)  :: cœur {m}
heart {n} (seat of affections, understanding or will)  :: cœur {m}
heart {n} (a shape or symbol)  :: cœur {m}
heart {n} (a suit of cards)  :: cœur {m}
heart {n} (centre or core)  :: cœur {m}
heartache {n} (very sincere and difficult emotional problems or stress)  :: chagrin d’amour {m}, peine de cœur {f}
heart attack {n} (acute myocardial infarction)  :: crise cardiaque, infarctus du myocarde
heartbeat {n} (one pulsation of the heart)  :: pulsation {f}
heartbeat {n} (the rhythm at which a heart pulsates)  :: rythme cardiaque {m}
heartbreak {n} /hɑɹt.bɹeɪk/ (anguish)  :: crève-cœur
heartbreaker {n} /hɑɹt.bɹeɪ.kɚ/ (person who causes sorrow)  :: casse-cœur {m} {f}
heart-breaking {adj} (that causes extreme sorrow or grief)  :: déchirant
heartburn {n} (pain caused by stomach acid)  :: brûlures d'estomac {f-p}
hearten {v} /ˈhɑːtən/ (to give heart to, to encourage)  :: encourager
heartening {adj} (cheerfully encouraging)  :: encourageant
heart failure {n} (chronic inability of the heart)  :: insuffisance cardiaque {f}
heartfelt {adj} /ˈhɑːɹt.fɛlt/ (felt or believed deeply and sincerely)  :: sincère
hearth {n} /hɑːɹθ/ (floor of fireplace)  :: âtre {m}, foyer {m}
hearth {n} (recess)  :: âtre {m}
hearth {n} (symbol)  :: foyer {m}, foyers {m-p}
heartily {adv} /ˈhɑːtɪli/ (in a hearty manner)  :: chaleureusement
heartland {n}  :: centre {m}
heartless {adj} (without feeling)  :: sans cœur
heartlessly {adv} (in a heartless manner)  :: cruellement, sans cœur
heart of gold {n} (kindheartedness)  :: avoir le cœur sur la main (to have a heart of gold)
heart rate monitor {n} (wearable device)  :: cardiofréquencemètre {m}
hearts {n} (plural of "heart") SEE: heart  ::
hearts {n} /hɑː(ɹ)ts/ (the card suit (♥))  :: coeur
hearts {n}  :: cœur {m}
heart-shaped {adj} (having the supposed shape of a heart)  :: en forme de cœur, en cœur, cordiforme
heart surgeon {n} (surgeon of the heart)  :: chirurgien cardiaque {m}
heartwood {n} (wood)  :: cœur du bois {m}
hearty {adj} (proceeding from the heart)  :: cordial
hearty {adj} (rich, abundant)  :: copieux
he-ass {n} (he-ass, male ass, male donkey)  :: âne {m}, âne mâle {m}, mâle de l'âne {m}
heat {n} /hiːt/ (thermal energy)  :: chaleur {f}
heat {n} (condition or quality of being hot)  :: chaleur {f}
heat {n} (attribute of a spice that causes a burning sensation in the mouth)  :: piquant {m}
heat {n} (period of intensity, particularly of emotion)  :: excitation {f}
heat {n} (slang: the police)  :: flicaille {f}
heat {n} (slang: one or more firearms)  :: artillerie {f}
heat {n} (condition where a mammal is aroused sexually or where it is especially fertile)  :: chaleur {f}, rut {m}
heat {n} (preliminary race, used to determine the participants in a final race)  :: warm up {m}
heat {n} (one cycle of bringing metal to maximum temperature and working it until it is too cool to work further)  :: chauffe {f}
heat {n} (hot spell)  :: chaleur {f}
heat {v} (to cause an increase in temperature of an object or space)  :: chauffer, échauffer, réchauffer
heat {v} (to arouse, to excite (sexually))  :: exciter
heat {n} (heating system) SEE: heating  ::
heater {n} /ˈhitɚ/ (device that produces and radiates heat)  :: radiateur {m}
heath {n} /hiːθ/ (type of land)  :: lande {f}, bruyère {f}
heath {n} (shrub of the family Ericaceae)  :: bruyère {f}
heath {n}  :: bruyère {f}
heathen {adj} /ˈhiːðən/ (not adhering to an Abrahamic religion)  :: païen
heathen {n}  :: infidèle, païen {m}
heather {n} /ˈhɛðɚ/ (plant)  :: bruyère {f}, callune {f}
heating {n} /ˈhiːtɪŋ/ (system)  :: chauffage {m}
heating {n} (act)  :: chauffage {m}
heating {adj} (causing heat)  :: chauffant {m}
heating oil {n} (petroleum product used as a fuel in a heating system)  :: fioul {m}, mazout {m}
heat of vaporization {n}  :: énergie de vaporisation {f}
heat pump {n} (device to transfer heat)  :: thermopompe
heat stroke {n} (severe hyperthermia)  :: coup de chaleur {m}
heat up {v} (cause to become hotter)  :: chauffer
heat wave {n} (heat wave) SEE: heatwave  ::
heatwave {n} (period of very hot weather)  :: vague de chaleur {f}, canicule {f}
heave {n} /hiːv/ (An effort to raise something, as a weight, or oneself, or to move something heavy)  :: hisser
heave-ho {interj} /ˌhiːvˈhoʊ/ (exclamation)  :: oh hisse {m}
heaven {n} /ˈhɛvən/ (sky)  :: ciel {m}
heaven {n} (paradise)  :: ciel {m}, paradis {m}, au-delà, cieux {m-p}
heaven {n} (blissful place or experience)  :: paradis {m}
Heaven {prop} (All meanings) SEE: heaven  ::
heaven helps those who help themselves {proverb} (a maxim encouraging people to attempt to solve their own problems)  :: aide-toi, le ciel t'aidera
heavenly {adj} /ˈhɛvənli/ (pertaining to heaven)  :: céleste
heavenly body {n} (natural celestial body)  :: corps céleste {m}
Heavenly Father {prop} (A formal name for the Judeo-Christian God)  :: Père céleste {m}
heavenly stem {n} (set of ten terms in East Asian cultures)  :: tige céleste {f}
heavens {n} /ˈhɛvənz/ (the sky)  :: cieux {m-p}
heavens {n} (the abode of God)  :: cieux {m-p}
heaviness {n} (weightiness)  :: lourdeur {f}
heavy {adj} /ˈhɛvi/ (having great weight)  :: lourd, pesant
heavy {adj} (serious)  :: lourd, grave, pesant
heavy {adj} (of weather:hot and humid)  :: lourd
heavy {adj} (of a person: doing the specified activity more intensely than most other people)  :: gros
heavy cruiser {n}  :: croiseur lourd {m}
heavy goods vehicle {n} (a large vehicle used to transport cargo)  :: poids lourd {m}
heavy hydrogen {n} (deuterium, see also: deuterium)  :: hydrogène lourd {m}
heavy industry {n} (heavy industry)  :: industrie lourde {f}
heavy metal {n} (type of metal)  :: métal lourd {m}
heavy metal {n} (type of music)  :: heavy metal {m}
heavy water {n} (water containing deuterium instead of normal hydrogen)  :: eau lourde {f}
hebdomadal {adj} (occurring once a week) SEE: weekly  ::
hebdomadary {n} (holder of a week-long duty in a convent)  :: hebdomadier {m}
Hebe {prop} /ˈhiːbi/ (goddess of youth)  :: Hébé {f}
hebetude {n} /ˈhɛb.ə.tuːd/ (mental lethargy or dullness)  :: hébétude, abrutissement, abêtissement
Hebraic {adj}  :: hébraïque
Hebraism {n}  :: hébraïsme {m}
Hebraist {n} (a scholar who specializes in the study of the Hebrew language)  :: hébraïsant {m}, hébraïste {m} {f}
Hebrew {adj} (Yiddish) SEE: Yiddish  ::
Hebrew {n} (Yiddish) SEE: Yiddish  ::
Hebrew {prop} (Yiddish) SEE: Yiddish  ::
Hebrew {adj} /ˈhiːbɹuː/ (pertaining to the people)  :: hébreu, hébraïque
Hebrew {adj} (pertaining to the language)  :: hébreu, hébraïque
Hebrew {n} (person)  :: Hébreu {m}
Hebrew {prop} (language, see also: Biblical Hebrew)  :: hébreu {m}
Hebrew {n} (Jew) SEE: Jew  ::
Hebrew {adj} (Jewish) SEE: Jewish  ::
Hebrew {n} (Jewish) SEE: Jewish  ::
Hebrew {prop} (Jewish) SEE: Jewish  ::
Hebrews {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Hébreux {p}
Hebrides {prop} /ˈhɛbɹədiːz/ (group of islands)  :: les îles Hébrides {f-p}
Hebron {prop} (City)  :: Hébron {m}
he-cat {n} (male cat)  :: matou {m}
hectare {n} /ˈhɛktɛɹ/ (unit of surface area)  :: hectare {m}
hectic {adj} (of a fever whose intensity fluctuates)  :: hectique {m} {f}
hecto- {prefix} (hundred)  :: hecto-
hectoampere {n} (102 amperes)  :: hectoampère {m}
hectogram {n} (100 grams)  :: hectogramme {m}
hectolitre {n} (100 litres)  :: hectolitre {m}
hectometer {n} (hectometre) SEE: hectometre  ::
hectometre {n} (the length of 100 metres)  :: hectomètre {m}
Hector {prop} (the Trojan hero)  :: Hector {m}
Hector {prop} (male given name)  :: Hector {m}
hectowatt {n} (unit of power equal to 100 watts)  :: hectowatt {m}
Hecuba {prop} /ˈhɛkjʊbə/ (the wife of King Priam)  :: Hécube
hederaceous {adj} (of or pertaining to ivy)  :: hédéracé {m}
hederagenin {n} (compound)  :: hédéragénine {f}
hedge {n} /hɛdʒ/ (thicket of bushes planted in a row)  :: haie {f}
hedge {n} (finance: contract or arrangement reducing exposure to risk)  :: couverture de risque {f}
hedge fund {n} (unregistered investment fund)  :: fond spéculatif {m}
hedgehog {n} /ˈhɛdʒhɒɡ/ (animal)  :: hérisson {m}
hedge sparrow {n} (Prunella modularis) SEE: dunnock  ::
hedonism {n} /ˈhiːdənɪzəm/ (philosophy)  :: hédonisme {m}
hedonist {n} /ˈhiːdənɪst/ (someone devoted to hedonism)  :: hédoniste
-hedron {suffix} (solid figure)  :: -èdre {m}
Hedwig {prop} (female given name)  :: Edwige
heed {n} /hiːd/ (attention)  :: attention {f}
heed {v} (to mind)  :: observer
heed {v} (to pay attention)  :: surveiller, prêter attention
heed {v}  :: surveiller
heedless {adj} /ˈhiːdləs/ (unaware, without noticing)  :: insouciant {m}, inattentif {m}, négligent {m}
hee-haw {n} (cry)  :: hi-han {m}
hee-haw {interj} /ˈhiː.hɔ̰̃ː/ (cry)  :: hi-han
heel {n} /hiːl/ (anatomy: part of the foot)  :: talon {m}
heel {n} (part of shoe)  :: talon {m}
heel {n} (end-piece of a loaf of bread)  :: croûton {m}, quignon {m}
heel {n}  :: talon {m}
heel {v} (To follow at somebody's heels)  :: talonner
Heffalump {n} /ˈhɛfəlʌmp/ (fictional elephant-like creature)  :: éfélant {m}
heft {n} /hɛft/ (weight)  :: poids {m}
heft {v} (to lift)  :: hisser
heft {v}  :: hisser
hefty {adj} /ˈhɛfti/ (heavy)  :: lourd
hefty {adj} (powerfully or heavily built)  :: baraqué
Hegel {prop} /ˈheɪɡəl/ (surname)  :: Hegel
Hegelian {adj} /həˈɡeɪli.ən/ (of or pertaining to Hegel's ideas)  :: hégélien, hégelien, hegelien, hegélien
hegemony {n} /həˈdʒɛm.ə.ni/ (domination, influence, or authority over another)  :: hégémonie {f}
he-goat {n} (billy goat) SEE: billy goat  ::
hegumen {n} (head of a monastery)  :: hégoumène, higoumène
hehe {interj} (sound of a giggle)  :: héhé
heifer {n} /ˈhɛfɚ/ (young cow)  :: génisse {f}
height {n} /haɪt/ (distance from bottom to top)  :: hauteur {f}
height {n} (height of a standing person or animal)  :: taille {f}
heighten {v} (to make higher)  :: hausser
heighten {v} (to augment, aggravate, intensify)  :: hausser
Heilongjiang {prop} (Amur) SEE: Amur  ::
heinous {adj} /ˈheɪnəs/ (totally reprehensible)  :: atroce
heir {n} /ɛə(ɹ)/ (one who inherits, or is designated to inherit, the property of another)  :: héritier {m}, héritière {f}
heir {n} (one who inherits, or has been designated to inherit, a hereditary title or office)  :: héritier {m}, héritière {f}
heir {n} (successor in a role)  :: héritier {m}, héritière {f}, successeur
heir apparent {n} (someone who will definitely inherit)  :: héritier apparent {m}
heiress {n} (a woman who stands to inherit)  :: héritière {f}
heirloom {n} /ˈɛəɹ.lum/ (valued possession passed down through the generations)  :: patrimoine {m}
heir presumptive {n} (one who inherits if no better choice is born)  :: héritier présomptif {m}
Heisenberg uncertainty principle {prop} (physical principle)  :: principe d'incertitude d'Heisenberg {m}
heist {n} /ˈhaɪst/ (a robbery or burglary)  :: casse {m}
heist {v} (to steal, rob or hold up something)  :: voler
Hejaz {prop} (area)  :: Hedjaz
háček {n} /ˈhɑtʃɛk]/ (háček diacritic)  :: hatchek {m}, caron {m}, háček {m}, chevron {m}, accent hirondelle {m}
Helen {prop} /ˈhɛlən/ ((Greek mythology) the daughter of Zeus and Leda)  :: Hélène
Helen {prop} (female given name)  :: Hélène
Helenus {prop} (the son of King Priam)  :: Hélénos
helical {adj} /ˈhɛlɪkəl/ (in the shape of a helix)  :: hélicoïdal
heliciculture {n} (snail farming)  :: héliciculture {f}
helicoid {adj} (having the form of a flattened helix)  :: hélicoïdal
helicoid {n} (minimal surface in form of flattened helix)  :: hélicoïde {f}
helicopter {n} /ˈhɛlɨˌkɑptɚ/ (aircraft)  :: hélicoptère {m}
helicopter {v} (to transport by helicopter)  :: héliporter
helicopter mom {n} (protective woman) SEE: mama bear  ::
helio- {prefix} (related to the sun)  :: hélio-
heliocentric {adj} /ˌhiːlioʊˈsɛntɹɪk/ (having the sun at the center)  :: héliocentrique {m} {f}
heliocentricism {n} (heliocentrism) SEE: heliocentrism  ::
heliocentrism {n}  :: héliocentrisme {m}
heliographic {adj} (of or pertaining to heliography)  :: héliographique
heliometer {n} (astronomical instrument for measuring the diameter of the sun)  :: héliomètre {m}
heliopause {n} (boundary)  :: héliopause {f}
Helios {prop} /ˈhiːliɒs/ (god)  :: Hélios {m}
heliosheath {n} (zone between the termination shock and the heliopause)  :: héliogaine {f}
heliosphere {n} (region of space)  :: héliosphère {f}
heliostat {n} (device to continuously reflect sunlight toward a predetermined target, almost always in some fixed direction, despite the sun's motions in the sky)  :: héliostat {m}
heliotherapy {n} (therapy)  :: héliothérapie {f}
heliotropism {n} (the property of some plants of turning under the influence of light)  :: héliotropisme {m}
heliox {n} (breathing gas)  :: héliox
helipad {n} (helicopter landing place)  :: héliport {m}, hélistation {f}, hélisurface {f}
heliport {n} /ˈhɛlɪˌpoɹt/ (facility for helicopters)  :: héliport {m}
helium {n} /ˈhiːli.əm/ (chemical element)  :: hélium {m}
helix {n} /ˈhiːlɪks/ (curve)  :: hélice {f}
hell {prop} /hɛl/ (where sinners go)  :: enfer {m}
hell {n} (place of suffering in life)  :: enfer {m}
Hellas {prop} (Greek name for Greece)  :: Grèce {f}
hellbent {adj} /ˈhɛlˌbɛnt/ (recklessly determined to do or achieve something)  :: acharné
hellebore {n} /ˈhelɪbɔːɹ/ (Any species of genus Helleborus)  :: hellébore {m}, ellébore {m}
helleborine {n} (orchid of the genus Cephalanthera)  :: céphalanthère
Hellenic {adj} (of or relating to the ancient Greek culture and civilization)  :: hellène
Hellenic {adj} (of or relating to Hellas or the Hellenes)  :: hellénique
Hellenic {prop} (language)  :: hellénique
Hellenic Republic {prop} (official name of Greece)  :: République hellénique {f}
Hellenistic {adj} /ˈhɛl.ən.ɪs.tɪk/ (of or relating to a period of Greek history)  :: hellénistique
Hellenize {v} (to make Hellenistic)  :: helléniser
Helleno- {prefix} (relating to Greece of Greek culture)  :: helleno-
heller {n} (13th-century coin equivalent to half a pfennig)  :: heller {m}, haller {m}
hellfire {n} (fire of hell)  :: feu de l'enfer {m}
hellish {adj} /ˈhɛlɪʃ/ (causing pain, discomfort or distress)  :: infernal
hello {interj} /hɛˈloʊ̯/ (greeting)  :: salut [informal], bonjour
hello {interj} (when answering the telephone)  :: allô
hello {interj} (is anyone there?)  :: eh oh ?, oh eh ?, allô ?, ohé !
hello there {interj} /hɛˈloʊ̯ ðɛɚ/ (semi-formal hello)  :: bonjour tout le monde
hellspawn {n} (monster) SEE: monster  ::
hellspawn {n} (fiend) SEE: fiend  ::
helm {n} /hɛlm/ (steering apparatus of a ship)  :: barre {f}
helmet {n} /ˈhɛlmɪt/ (protective head covering)  :: casque {m}
helmsman {n} (he who is responsible for steering a ship)  :: barreur {m}
helot {n} (serf, slave) SEE: slave  ::
helot {n} (Spartan slave)  :: ilote {m} {f}
help {n} /hɛlp/ (action given to provide assistance)  :: aide {f}, secours {m}
help {n} (person or persons who provides assistance with some task)  :: auxiliaire {m} {f}
help {n} (textual support of a software application)  :: aide {f}
help {v} (transitive: provide assistance to (someone or something))  :: aider, secourir
help {v} (intransitive: provide assistance)  :: aider
help {v} (transitive: avoid or prevent)  :: éviter, prévenir, empêcher
help {interj} (cry of distress)  :: au secours, à l’aide
help desk {n} (a section of an organization to help customers or users)  :: centre d'assistance {m}
helper {n} /ˈhɛlpɚ/ (one who helps)  :: assistant {m}, assistante {f}
helpful {adj} /ˈhɛlp.fəl/ (furnishing help; giving aid; useful)  :: utile {m} {f}, serviable {m} {f}
helping {n} (serving) SEE: serving  ::
helping hand {n} (any assistance, help or aid)  :: coup de pouce {m}, coup de main {m}
helping verb {n} (auxiliary verb) SEE: auxiliary verb  ::
helpless {adj} /ˈhɛlplɪs/ (unable to act without help)  :: désemparé
helpless {adj} (uncontrollable) SEE: uncontrollable  ::
helpmate {n} (A person who supplies help or companionship.)  :: compagnon
helpmate {n} (A wife or spouse.)  :: compagne {f}
help oneself {v} (take something freely)  :: se servir
help oneself {v} (to help oneself) SEE: make use  ::
help out {v} (provide additional assistance)  :: dépanner
Helsingfors {prop} (former name of Helsinki)  :: Helsingfors
Helsinki {prop} /hɛlˈsɪŋk.i/ (the capital city of Finland)  :: Helsinki {m}
Helvetian {adj} (from the ancient country of Helvetia)  :: helvète {m} {f}
Helvetian {n} (someone from ancient country of Helvetia)  :: Helvète {m} {f}
Helvetii {prop} (Gallic tribe)  :: Helvètes
Helvetism {n} (Swiss phrase)  :: helvétisme {m}
Helvétius {prop} /hɛlˈviʃəs/ (surname)  :: Helvétius
hem {n} /hɛm/ (border of an article of clothing doubled back and stitched together)  :: ourlet {m}
hem {n} (rim or margin)  :: marge {f}
hem {v} (to make a hem)  :: ourler
hem {v} (to put hem on an article of clothing)  :: ourler
hematite {n} (mineral)  :: hématite {f}
hematocrit {n} /hɪˈmætəkɹɪt/  :: hématocrite {m}
hematogenesis {n} (hematopoiesis) SEE: hematopoiesis  ::
hematologic {adj} (of or relating to hematology)  :: hématologique
hematologist {n} (haematologist) SEE: haematologist  ::
hematology {n} (study of blood and related organs) SEE: haematology  ::
hematoma {n} /ˌhiməˈtoʊmə/ (swelling of blood from broken vessel)  :: hématome {m}
hematopoiesis {n} /ˌhimətoʊ.pojˈisɪs/ (process by which blood cells are produced)  :: hématopoïèse {f}, hémopoèse {f}
heme {n} /hiːm/ (component of hemoglobin)  :: hème {m}
hemerology {n} /hɛməˈɹɒləd͡ʒi/ (study of calendars)  :: hémérologie {f}
hemiaminal {n} (organic compound with an amino and a hydroxy group on the same carbon atom)  :: hémiaminal {m}
hemicellulose {n} (mixture of polysaccharides)  :: hémicellulose {m}
hemicycle {n} (semicircle)  :: hémicycle {m}
hemicycle {n} (semicircular architectural structure)  :: hémicycle {m}
hemicylindrical {adj} (shaped like a half cylinder)  :: hémicylindrique
hemidemisemiquaver {n} (music)  :: quadruple-croche {f}
hemiplegic {adj} (of, pertaining to, or afflicted with hemiplegia)  :: hémiplégique
hemipter {n} (insect)  :: hemiptère {m}
hemisphere {n} /ˈhɛmɪsfɪəɹ/ (half of the Earth)  :: hémisphère {f}
hemisphere {n} (any half-sphere)  :: hémisphère {m}
hemistich {n} (approximate half-line of verse)  :: hémistiche {m}
hemline {n} (line)  :: ourlet {m}
hemline {n}  :: ourlet
hemlock {n} /ˈhɛmˌlɒk/ (tree)  :: pruche {f}
hemlock {n} (poisonous plant of genus Conium)  :: ciguë {f}
hemlock {n} (poisonous plant of genus Cicuta) SEE: cowbane  ::
hemochromatosis {n} /ˌhiːməʊkɹəʊməˈtəʊsɪs/ (disorder)  :: hématochromatose {f}
hemodynamic {adj} /himoʊdaɪˈnæmɪk/ (Of or pertaining to the circulation of blood in the body)  :: hémodynamique
hemodynamics {n} /ˌhimoʊdaɪˈnæmɪks/ (circulation of blood)  :: hémodynamique
hemoglobin {n} (the iron-containing substance in red blood cells that transports oxygen)  :: hémoglobine {f}
hemolysis {n} (destruction of red blood cell)  :: hémolyse {f}
hemorrhage {n} (release of blood; bleeding)  :: hémorragie {f}
hemorrhoid {n} /ˈhɛməɹɔɪd/ (perianal varicosity)  :: hémorroïde {f}
hemorrhoids {n} (haemorrhoids) SEE: haemorrhoids  ::
hemp {n} /hɛmp/ (Cannabis sativa)  :: chanvre {m}
hen {n} /hɛn/ (female chicken)  :: poule {f}
hen {n} (hen-like woman)  :: poule {f}
henbane {n} /ˈhɛnbeɪn/ (Hyoscyamus niger)  :: jusquiame {f}
hence {adv} /ˈhɛns/ (from here)  :: d'ici
hence {adv} (as a result, therefore)  :: ainsi, donc, d'où
hence {adv} (from this time, from now)  :: d'ici
henceforth {adv} /hɛnsˈfɔɹθ/ (from now on)  :: dorénavant, désormais
henchman {n} (a loyal and trusted follower or subordinate)  :: sbire {m}, séide {m}, acolyte {m}, sous-fifre {m}
henchman {n} (a member of a criminal gang)  :: sbire {m}
hendecagon {n} (undecagon) SEE: undecagon  ::
hendiadys {n} /hɛnˈdaɪ.ədɪs/ (figure of speech)  :: hendiadys {m}, hendiadyin {m}
henhouse {n} (house for chickens to live in)  :: poulailler {m}
hen night {n} (party) SEE: bachelorette party  ::
hennin {n} (medieval headgear)  :: hennin {m}
henotheism {n} /ˈhɛnəʊˌθiːɪz(ə)m/ (belief or worship)  :: hénothéisme {m}
hen party {n} (bachelorette party) SEE: bachelorette party  ::
henpeck {v} /ˈhɛn.pɛk/ (to nag persistently)  :: persécuter, barber, importuner, harceler, emmerder (gross), faire chier (very gross), casser les couilles (very gross)
henpecked {adj} /ˈhɛnpɛkt/ (plagued or overwhelmed by one's wife)  :: jobard {m}, la femme porte la culotte, dominé par sa femme
hen pigeon {n} (female pigeon)  :: [♂♀] pigeon {m} {}, pigeonne {f} {}, pigeon femelle {m} {}, femelle du pigeon {f} {}
Henrietta {prop} /hɛnˈɹiː.ɛt.ə/ (feminine form of Henry)  :: Henriette
Henriette {prop} (female given name) SEE: Henrietta  ::
henry {n} (SI unit for electrical inductance)  :: henry {m}
Henry {prop} /ˈhɛn.ɹi/ (given name)  :: Henri
hentai {n} (a work of anime that contains sexual art (esp. manga or anime))  :: hentai {m}
heparin {n} (a glycosaminoglycan)  :: héparine {f}
hepatic {adj} /hɛˈpætɪk/ (relating to liver)  :: hépatique
hepatic {n} (liverwort) SEE: liverwort  ::
hepatitis {n} /ˌhɛpəˈtaɪ̯tɪs/ (liver inflammation)  :: hépatite {f}
hepatitis A {n} (acute form of hepatitis)  :: hépatite A {f}
hepatitis B {n} (acute form of hepatitis)  :: hépatite B {f}
hepatocyte {n} (liver cells)  :: hépatocyte {m}
hepatologist {n} (person who works in hepatology)  :: hépatologue {m} {f}
Hepburn {prop} (romanization system for Japanese)  :: méthode Hepburn {f}
Hephaestus {prop} /hɪˈfiːstəs/ (Greek god)  :: Héphaïstos {m}
heptagon {n} /ˈhɛp təˌɡɒn/ (A polygon with seven sides and seven angles)  :: heptagone {m}
heptagonal {adj} /hɛpˈtæɡ ə nl/ (Having seven angles and sides)  :: heptagone, heptagonal
heptahedron {n} (polyhedron with seven faces)  :: heptaèdre {m}
heptane {n} (saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon: C7H16)  :: heptane {m}
heptarchy {n}  :: heptarchie {f}
heptasemic {adj} /hɛptəˈsiːmɪk/ (containing seven morae or units of time)  :: heptasème
her {determiner} /ɚ/ (belonging to)  :: son {m}, sa {f}, ses {p}
her {pron} (she)  :: [after preposition] elle, [indirect object] lui, [direct object] la
Hera {prop} /ˈhiːɹæ/ (queen of the gods, wife of Zeus)  :: Héra {f}
Heracles {prop} /ˈhɛɹəkliːz/ (the son of Zeus, see also: Hercules)  :: Héraclès
Heraclitus {prop} /ˌhɛɹ.əˈklaɪ.təs/ (given name)  :: Héraclite {m}
Heraclius {prop} (given name)  :: Héraclius
herald {n} (a messenger, especially one bringing important news)  :: héraut {m}
herald {n} (a harbinger giving signs of things to come)  :: annonciateur {m}, signe avant-coureur {m}
herald {n} (an official whose speciality is heraldry)  :: héraut
herald {n} (moth)  :: découpure {f}
herald {v} (announce)  :: annoncer
heraldry {n} /ˈhɛɹ.əl.dɹi/ (the profession of devising and blazoning arms)  :: héraldique {f}
herb {n} /ɝb/ (plant used to flavour food)  :: herbe {f}, herbes {f-p}
herb {n} (plant used in medicine)  :: plante médicinale {f}
herb {n} (slang: marijuana)  :: herbe {f}
herbaceous {adj} /hɝˈbeɪ.ʃəs/ (botany: not woody)  :: herbacé
herbalism {n} ((obsolete) botany) SEE: botany  ::
herbalism {n} (practice or study of medicinal herbs)  :: herboristerie {f}, herbalisme {m}
herbal medicine {n} (herbalism) SEE: herbalism  ::
herbal tea {n} (beverage made by infusion of herbs)  :: tisane {f}
herbarium {n} (collection of dried plants)  :: herbier {m}
herbicide {n} (substance used to kill plants)  :: herbicide {m}
herbivore {n} /ˈhɜːɹbɪvɔːɹ/ (plant-eating organism)  :: herbivore {m}
herbivorous {adj} /hɜːɹˈbɪvəɹəs/ (feeding only on plants)  :: herbivore
herblore {n} (herbalism) SEE: herbalism  ::
Herculaneum {prop} /ˌhɜɹkjəˈleɪni.əm/ (city in Italy)  :: Herculanum
Herculean {adj} /hɜːɹˈkjuːliən/ (of extraordinary might, power, size, etc.)  :: herculéen
Herculean {adj} (requiring a huge amount of work)  :: herculéen
Hercules {prop} /ˈhɝːkjəliːz/ (The Roman name of Heracles, see also: Heracles)  :: Hercule {m}
Hercules {prop} (constellation)  :: Hercule {m}
herd {n} /hɜːd/ (a number of domestic animals assembled together under the watch or ownership of a keeper)  :: troupeau {m}
herd {n} (any collection of animals gathered or travelling in a company)  :: troupeau
herd {v} (to unite or associate in a herd)  :: rassembler
herd immunity {n} (protection of a community by immunisation of individuals)  :: immunité grégaire {f}
herding dog {n} (herding dog)  :: chien de berger {m}
herdsman {n} (a person who tends livestock, especially cows and sheep)  :: éleveur de bétail {m}, gardien {m}
here {adv} /hɪə(ɹ)/ (in, on, or at this place)  :: ici
here {adv} (to this place)  :: par ici
here {n} (this place)  :: ici
hereabout {adv} (close, nearby)  :: jusqua là
hereafter {n} (existence after death) SEE: afterlife  ::
hereafter {adv} (from now on) SEE: from now on  ::
here and there {adv} (from time to time) SEE: from time to time  ::
here and there {adv} (in one place and another)  :: par-ci, par-là, çà et là, ici et là
hereat {adv} (at this time)  :: jusqua là
here below {adv}  :: ici-bas, dans ce bas monde
hereby {adv} /hɪɹˈbaɪ/ (formal phrase)  :: par la présente
hereditary {adj} /həˈɹɛdɪt(ə)ɹi/ (of a disease or trait: passed in the genes)  :: héréditaire
hereditary {adj}  :: héréditaire
herein {adv} (within this content or context)  :: ci-dedans
hereinafter {adv} /ˈhiɚɹɪnˈæftɚ/ (In the parts of this document, statement, or book that follow; after this)  :: ci-après
hereinbefore {adv} (translation)  :: ci-dessus
hereinto {adv} (translation)  :: jusqua là
here lies {phrase} (epitaph)  :: ici repose, ci-gît
hereof {adv} (translation)  :: de celui-ci, de celle-ci
hereon {adv} (translation)  :: jusqua là
heresy {n} /ˈhɛɹəsi/ (dissension from religious dogma)  :: hérésie {f}
heresy {n} (a controversial opinion)  :: hérésie {f}
heretic {n} /ˈhɛɹɨtɪk/ (someone who believes contrary to fundamentals)  :: hérétique {m} {f}
heretic {adj} (heretical) SEE: heretical  ::
heretical {adj} /həˈɹɛtɪkəl/ (of or pertaining to heresy or heretics)  :: hérétique
hereto {adv} (so far) SEE: so far  ::
hereto {adv} /ˌhɪɹˈtuː/  :: jusqua là
heretofore {adv} /ˈhɪɹtəfɔɹ/ (up to the present time)  :: jusqu'alors , avant ceci, jusqu'ici
hereunder {adv} (translation)  :: jusqua là
hereunto {adv} (translation)  :: jusqua là
hereupon {adv} (immediately afterward; at this.)  :: par dessus quoi
herewith {adv} (with this (especially, with this letter or communication))  :: avec quoi
here you are {phrase} (said when you hand something over)  :: voilà, voici, tiens [informal], tenez [formal], s'il te plaît [informal], s'il vous plaît [formal], je t'en prie [informal], je vous en prie [formal]
heritability {n} (the ratio of the genetic variance of a population to its phenotypic variance)  :: héritabilité {f}
heritable {adj} /ˈhɛɹɪtəbəl/ (able to be inherited)  :: héritable
heritage {n} (property)  :: héritage {m}
heritage {n} (tradition)  :: héritage {m}
Herm {prop} (one of the Channel Islands)  :: Herm {f}
Herm {prop} (a commune in France)  :: Herm {f}
Her Majesty {pron} (a title of respect when referring to a queen)  :: Sa Majesté {f}
Herman {prop} /ˈhɝmən/ (given name)  :: Armand {m}
hermaphrodism {n} (congenital condition)  :: hermaphrodisme {m}
hermaphrodite {n} /hɝˈmæfɹədaɪt/ (individual or organism having both male and female gonads)  :: hermaphrodite {m} {f}
hermaphrodite {adj} (having both male and female gonads)  :: hermaphrodite {m} {f}, bisexué {m}, bisexuée {f}
hermaphroditic {adj} (of or pertaining to hermaphrodism)  :: hermaphrodite
hermaphroditic {adj} (biology: possessing the reproductive organs of both sexes)  :: hermaphrodite, androgyne {m} {f} [not self-sufficient]
hermaphroditism {n} (state of having both male and female sexual organs)  :: hermaphrodisme {m}
Hermaphroditus {prop} /hɚˌmæf.ɹəˈdaɪ.təs/ (Greek god)  :: Hermaphrodite
hermeneutical {adj} /hɝməˈn(j)uːtɨkəl/ (concerning hermeneutics)  :: herméneutique
hermeneutics {n} (art and science of text interpretation)  :: herméneutique {f}
Hermes {prop} /ˈhɝmiːz/ (The Greek god Hermes)  :: Hermès {m}
hermetic {adj} /hə(ɹ)ˈmɛtɪk/ (pertaining to Hermes Trismegistus)  :: hermétique {m} {f}
hermetic {adj} (pertaining to alchemy)  :: hermétique {m} {f}
hermetic {adj} (isolated)  :: hermétique {m} {f}
hermetic {adj} (hermetically sealed)  :: hermétique {m} {f}
Hermione {prop} /hɜɹˈmaɪ.ə.ni/ (Daughter of Helen and Menelaus, wife of Orestes)  :: Hermione
hermit {n} (A religious recluse; someone who lives alone for religious reasons; an eremite)  :: ermite {m} {f}, ermitane {f}
hermit {n} (A recluse; someone who lives alone and shuns human companionship)  :: ermite {m} {f}
hermitage {n} (dwelling place of hermit)  :: ermitage {m}
hermitage {n} (place of seclusion)  :: ermitage {m}
hermit crab {n} (crustacean)  :: bernard-l’ermite {m}
Hermitian {adj} /hɜː(ɹ)ˈmɪʃən/ (equal to its transpose conjugate)  :: hermitien
hermitic {adj} (of or pertaining to hermits) SEE: eremitic  ::
hermitical {adj} (of or pertaining to hermits) SEE: eremitic  ::
hermitize {v} (isolate oneself)  :: ermiter
hernia {n} (part of the body protruding abnormally through a tear or opening in an adjacent part)  :: hernie {f}
hernioplasty {n} (operation)  :: hernioplastie {f}
herniorrhaphy {n} (repair of a hernia by means of sutures)  :: herniorraphie {f}
hero {n} /hɪɹoʊ/ (person of great bravery)  :: héros {m}
hero {n} (main protagonist)  :: protagoniste {m}, héros {m}
Herod {prop} /ˈheɹəd/ (king)  :: Hérode
Herodotus {prop} /həˈɹɑːdətəs/ (ancient historian)  :: Hérodote
heroic {adj} (of or relating to heroism)  :: héroïque
heroin {n} /ˈhɛɹoʊ.ɪn/ (powerful and addictive drug)  :: héroïne {f}
heroine {n} (female hero)  :: héroïne {f}
heroism {n} /ˈheɹoʊɪzəm/ (the qualities characteristic of a hero, the display of them)  :: héroïsme {m}
heroization {n} (the act, or the result, of heroizing someone)  :: héroïsation {f}
heroize {v} (to make someone into a hero)  :: héroïser
heroize {v} (to treat someone as if they were a hero)  :: héroïser
heron {n} /ˈhɛ.ɹən/ (bird)  :: héron {m}
Herostratus {prop} (ancient arsonist)  :: Érostrate
herpes {n} /ˈhɝ.piz/ (viral disease)  :: herpès {m}
herpes zoster {n} (acute viral inflammation)  :: zona {m}
herpetologist {n} (one who studies reptiles, a reptile specialist)  :: herpétologiste {m} {f}
herpetology {n} /ˌhɜː.pɪ.ˈtɒ.lə.d͡ʒi/ (the branch of biology dealing with reptiles)  :: herpétologie {f}
herring {n} (fish in Clupea)  :: hareng {m}
hers {pron} /ɚz/ (that which belongs to her)  :: le sien m sing, la sienne f sing, les siens {m-p}, les siennes {f-p}
herself {pron} /hɝˈsɛlf/ ((reflexive object) her)  :: elle-même {f}
herself {pron} ((as intensifier) she)  :: elle-même
hertz {n} /hɜː(ɹ)ts/ (the derived unit of frequency)  :: hertz {m} (a preceding vowel is not elided; {p}: hertz)
Hertzsprung-Russell diagram {n} (plot of the absolute magnitude of stars)  :: diagramme de Hertzsprung-Russell {m}
Herzeg-Bosnia {prop} (country on the Balkan peninsula)  :: Herzég-Bosnie {f}
Herzegovina {prop} /ˌhɛəɹtsɨˈɡoʊvɨnə/ (Southern wedge of the country of Bosnia and Herzegovina)  :: Herzégovine {f}
he shoots, he scores {phrase} (Score a goal)  :: lance et compte, tire et le but
Hesiod {prop} /ˈhiːsi.əd/ (Greek poet)  :: Hésiode
hesitant {adj} (tending to hesitate)  :: hésitant
hesitate {v} /ˈhɛzɪteɪt/ (to stop or pause respecting decision or action)  :: hésiter
Hesperia {prop} /hɛˈspɪəɹi.ə/ (literally "western land")  :: Hespérie
Hesperia {prop} (one of the Hesperides)  :: Hespérie
Hesperides {n} /hɛˈspɛɹɪdiːz/ (a group of nymphs)  :: Hespérides {p}
hesperidium {n} (any of several kinds of berries)  :: hespéride {f}
Hesse {prop} (state)  :: Hesse
Hessian {adj} /ˈhɛsɪən/ (pertaining to Hesse)  :: hessois
Hessian {n} (native or inhabitant of Hesse)  :: Hessois {m}, Hessoise {f}
he's unconscious {phrase} (he's unconscious)  :: il est inconscient
hetaera {n} /hɪˈtɪəɹə/ (mistress)  :: hétaïre {f}
hetero- {prefix} (other)  :: hétéro-
hetero {n} (heterosexual person)  :: hétéro
heterochromia {n} (heterochromia)  :: hétérochromie
heterochromia iridium {n} (condition of having two irises of different colors)  :: hétérochromie
heteroclite {n} /ˈhɛtəɹəʊklaɪt/ (A person who is unconventional)  :: hétéroclite
heterocracy {n} (all senses)  :: hétérocratie {f}
heterodox {adj} (of or pertaining to creeds, beliefs, or teachings that are different from the norm)  :: hétérodoxe
heterogeneity {n} (composition of diverse parts)  :: hétérogénéité {f}
heterogeneity {n} (diversity) SEE: diversity  ::
heterogeneous {adj} /hɛ.tə.ɹə.ˈdʒiː.niː.əs/ (diverse in kind)  :: hétérogène
heterogeneous catalysis {n} (catalysis in which the catalyst is present in a separate phase)  :: catalyse hétérogène {f}
heterogenous {adj} (heterogeneous) SEE: heterogeneous  ::
heterographic {adj} /ˌhɛt.ə.ɹoʊˈɡɹæf.ik/ (linguistics: of a writing system in which a particular symbol represents more than one possible sound)  :: hétérographique
heterolecithal {adj}  :: hétérolécithe
heterological {adj} (of an adjective, not describing itself)  :: hétérologique
heterologous {adj} (coming from another organism)  :: hétérologue {m} {f}
heteronym {n} /ˈhɛt.ə.ɹoʊ.nɪm/ (word having the same spelling but different pronunciation)  :: hétéronyme {m}
heteronym {n} (fictitious character writing in a different style)  :: hétéronyme {m}
heteroplasty {n} (the grafting of tissues between different individuals)  :: hétéroplastie {f}
heteropolymer {n} (a polymer derived from two or more different (but often similar) types of monomer)  :: hétéropolymère
heteroscedastic {adj}  :: hétéroscédastique {m} {f}
heteroscedasticity {n}  :: hétéroscédasticité {f}
heterosexism {n} (Discrimination in favor of heterosexuals)  :: hétérosexisme {m}
heterosexual {adj} /ˌhɛtəɹəˈsɛkʃuəl/ (sexually attracted to members of the opposite sex)  :: hétérosexuel
heterosexual {n} (a heterosexual organism)  :: hétérosexuel, hétéro {m}
heterosexuality {n} (heterosexual orientation)  :: hétérosexualité {f}
heterosociality {n} (sociality with members of the opposite sex)  :: hétérosocialité {f}
heterosome {n} (sex chromosome)  :: hétérosome {m}
heterosphere {n} (upper part of the atmosphere)  :: hétérosphère {f}
heterotroph {n} (organism)  :: hétérotrophe {m}
heterozygote {n} (a diploid individual that has different alleles at one or more genetic loci)  :: hétérozygote {m}
heterozygous {adj} (Of an organism which has two different alleles of a given gene)  :: hétérozygote
Hettangian {prop} (age/stage of the Jurassic period/system)  :: Hettangien
hetty {n} (heterosexual)  :: hétéro {m} {f}
hetty {adj} (heterosexual)  :: hétéro {m} {f}
heuristic {adj} /hjuˈɹɪstɪk/ (relating to general strategies or methods for solving problems)  :: heuristique
heuristic {n} (heuristic method, heuristics)  :: heuristique {f}
hew {v} /hjuː/ (to chop away at; to whittle down; to mow down)  :: tailler
hew {v} (to shape; to form)  :: façonner, modeler
hew {v} (to act according to)  :: se conformer, accommoder, assujettir
he who laughs last laughs best {proverb} /ˈhi hu ˈlæfs ˈlæst ˈlæfs ˈbɛst/ (success is better after you've endured ridicule)  :: rira bien qui rira le dernier, tel qui rit vendredi, dimanche pleurera
he who laughs last laughs hardest {proverb} (he who laughs last laughs best) SEE: he who laughs last laughs best  ::
he who smelt it dealt it {proverb} (a person calling attention to or complaining about a fart)  :: premier senteur, premier péteur
hex {n} /hɛks/ (an evil spell or curse)  :: sortilège {m}, sort {m}
hex {n} (a witch)  :: sorcière {f}
hexa- {prefix} (prefix for 6)  :: hexa-
hexadecimal {n} /ˌhɛksəˈdɛsɪməl/ (number system with base 16)  :: hexadécimal {m}
hexadecimal {adj} (expressed in hexadecimal)  :: hexadécimal
hexagon {n} /ˈhɛk.sə.ɡɑn/ (A polygon with six sides and six angles)  :: hexagone {m}
hexagonal {adj} /hɛkˈsæɡənəl/ (geometry: having six edges, or having a cross-section in the form of a hexagon)  :: hexagonal
hexagram {n} (star shape)  :: hexagramme {m}
hexahedron {n} /hɛksəˈhiːdɹən/ (polyhedron with six faces)  :: hexaèdre {m}
hexamerize {v}  :: hexamériser
hexameter {n} (line in a poem)  :: hexamètre {m}
hexameter {n} (poetic metre)  :: hexamètre {m}
hexane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C6H14)  :: hexane {m}
hexapod {n} (insect) SEE: insect  ::
hexose {n} (a sugar containing six carbon atoms)  :: hexose {m}
hey {interj} /heɪ/ (exclamation to get attention)  ::
hey {interj} (protest or reprimand)  ::
hey {interj} (expression of surprise)  :: holà
hey {interj} (informal greeting)  :: coucou
hey {interj}  :: , eh, hep
heyday {n} /ˈheɪdeɪ/ (a period of success, popularity or power)  :: âge d’or {m}
Hezbollah {prop} (Lebanese Shia islamic organisation)  :: Hezbollah {m}
Hezekiah {prop} /ˌhɛzəˈkaɪə/ (biblical king)  :: Ézéchias
hi {interj} /haɪ/ (friendly, informal greeting)  :: salut
hiatus {n} /haɪˈeɪtəs/ (gap in a series)  :: hiatus {m}, lacune {f}
hiatus {n} (gap in geological strata)  :: hiatus {m}, discordance {f}
hiatus {n} (anatomy: opening in an organ)  :: hiatus {m}
hiatus {n} (syllable break between two vowels)  :: hiatus {m}
hiatus {n} (condition of having such a break)  :: hiatus {m}
hibakusha {n} /ˌhibəˈkuʃə/ (survivor of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki)  :: hibakusha {m} {f}
hibernate {v} /ˈhaɪbəˌneɪt/ (winter sleep)  :: hiberner
hibernation {n} (state of inactivity during winter)  :: hibernation {f}
hiccough {n} (hiccup) SEE: hiccup  ::
hiccough {v} (hiccup) SEE: hiccup  ::
hiccup {n} /ˈhɪkəp/ (spasm of the diaphragm)  :: hoquet {m}
hiccup {n} (minor setback)  :: accroc {m}, cahot {m}, anicroche {f}, obstacle {m}
hiccup {v} (to hiccup)  :: hoqueter, avoir le hoquet
hiccups {n} /ˈhɪkəps/ (the condition of having hiccup spasms)  :: hoquet {m}
hick {v} (hiccup) SEE: hiccup  ::
hick {n} /hɪk/ (country yokel or hillbilly)  :: plouc {m} {f}
hickey {n} /ˈhɪk.i/ (bruise-like mark)  :: suçon {m}
hickey {n} (referring to an object whose name is unknown or cannot be recalled)  :: truc {m}, machin {m}, bidule {f}
hickory {n} /ˈhɪkəɹiː/ (tree of genus Carya or Annamocarya)  :: noyer blanc {m}, caryer {m}
hidden {adj} /ˈhɪd(ə)n/ (that has been moved out of sight; invisible or unapparent)  :: caché
hidden {adj} (that has been hidden)  :: caché {m}, cachée {f}
hide {v} /haɪd/ ((transitive))  :: cacher, dissimuler, masquer
hide {v} ((intransitive))  :: se cacher
hide {n} (skin of an animal)  :: cuir {m}, peau {f}
hide {n} (covered structure for observing animals)  :: cache {f}, affût {m}
hide and go seek {n} (hide and seek) SEE: hide and seek  ::
hide and seek {n} (game)  :: cache-cache {m}
hideous {adj} /ˈhɪd.iː.ʌs/ (extremely ugly)  :: hideux
hideout {n} /ˈhaɪdˌaʊt/ (A place to hide)  :: cachette {f}
hiding place {n} (a place where something or someone may be hidden)  :: cachette {f}
hie {v} /haɪ/ (to go in haste)  :: se hâter, se dépêcher
hie {n} (haste)  :: hâte, précipitation
hierarchical {adj} /ˌhaɪˈɹɑːɹkɪkəl/ (Pertaining to a hierarchy)  :: hiérarchique {m} {f}
hierarchical {adj} (Classified or arranged into successive ranks or grades)  :: hiérarchique {m} {f}
hierarchization {n}  :: hiérarchisation {f}
hierarchize {v}  :: hiérarchiser
hierarchy {n} /ˈhaɪə.ɹɑː.kɪ/ (body of authoritative officials organised by rank)  :: hiérarchie {f}
hierarchy {n}  :: hiérarchie {f}
hieratic {adj} (of or pertaining to the cursive writing system developed by ancient Egyptian priests)  :: hiératique
hieratic {adj} (extremely stylized, restrained or formal)  :: hiératique
hieraticism {n}  :: hiératisme {m}
hieroglyph {n} /ˈhaɪɹəˌɡlɪf/ (element of ideographic writing system)  :: hiéroglyphe {m}
hieroglyphic {adj} /ˌhaɪɹəˈɡlɪfɪk/ (of, relating to, or written with this system of symbols)  :: hiéroglyphique
hierology {n} (comparative and historical study of religions)  :: hiérologie {f}
hieromonk {n} (monk of the Eastern Church who is also a priest)  :: hiéromoine {m}
Hieronymus {prop} (male given name)  :: Jérôme {m}, Gérôme
hierophant {n} /ˈhaɪəɹəˌfænt/ (ancient Greek priest)  :: prêtre {m}pontif {m}
hierophant {n} (interpreter of sacred mysteries)  :: hiérophante {m}
hierophant {n} (one who explains or makes a commentary)  :: hiérophante {m}
hierophantic {adj} (of or relating to a hierophant)  :: hiérophantique
hierophany {n} /hɪ.əˈɹɒ.fə.ni/ (physical manifestation of the sacred)  :: hiérophanie {f}
higgledy-piggledy {adj} /ˈhɪɡəldiˌpɪɡəldi/ (in disorder)  :: pêle-mêle, en désordre
higgledy-piggledy {adv} (in a disordered way)  :: pêle-mêle, en désordre
Higgs boson {n} (a hypothetical elementary particle)  :: boson de Higgs {m}
Higgsino {n} (superpartner of the Higgs boson)  :: higgsino {m}
Higgs particle {n} (Higgs boson) SEE: Higgs boson  ::
high {adj} /haɪ/ (elevated; tall)  :: haut
high {adj} (of great or large quantity)  :: élevé
high {adj} (of meat: slightly tainted)  :: vené
high {adj} (slang: stoned)  :: défoncé, foncedé {m} [slang, verlan]
high {n} (anticyclone) SEE: anticyclone  ::
high altar {n} (main altar in a church)  :: maître-autel {m}
high bar {n} (horizontal bar) SEE: horizontal bar  ::
high-beam {n} (automobile's headlights adjusted to brighten a longer distance)  :: feux de route {m-p}
highborn {adj} (of, pertaining to or befitting people of high social standing)  :: bien né
highchair {n} (elevated chair used for feeding babies)  :: chaise haute {f}
high-class {adj} (recognized for quality)  :: haut de gamme {m} {f}
High Commission {n} (embassy of a Commonwealth country)  :: haut-commissariat {m}
high commissioner {n} (high-ranking official)  :: haut-commissaire {m}
high court {n} (supreme court) SEE: supreme court  ::
high crime {n} (major crime)  :: haut crime {m}
high definition {n} (enhanced picture quality)  :: haute définition {f}
high-definition television {n}  :: télévision haute définition {f}
high-end {adj} (most sophisticated or expensive)  :: haut de gamme
higher education {n} (education at university level or beyond)  :: études supérieures {f}
higher learning {n} (higher education) SEE: higher education  ::
High Fens {prop} /ˈhaɪ̯ˈfɛnz/ (region in eastern Belgium and western Germany)  :: Hautes Fagnes
high fidelity {n} (electronic system)  :: haute-fidélité {f}
High German {prop} (any of a group of West Germanic languages)  :: haut allemand {m}
High German {prop} (standard German)  :: haut allemand {m}
high-handed {adj} (using power or authority without proper consideration for the feelings or rights of others)  :: cavalier
high-heeled {adj} (having tall heels)  :: à talon haut
high heels {n} (pair of shoes)  :: escarpins {m-p}, talons hauts {m-p}, talons {m-p}
High Holidays {prop} (Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, collectively)  :: grandes fêtes {f-p}
high jump {n} (athletics event)  :: saut en hauteur {m}
high jumper {n} (athlete)  :: sauteur en hauteur {m}
highland {n} /ˈhaɪlənd/ (mountainous land)  :: hauts-plateaux {m-p}, hautes terres {f-p}
highlander {n} /ˈhaɪləndəɹ/ (inhabitant of highlands)  :: highlander {m}
Highlander {n} (highlander) SEE: highlander  ::
high-level {adj} (of or pertaining to a person of high rank) SEE: high-ranking  ::
high-level language {n} (user-friendly programming language)  :: langage de haut niveau {m}
highlight {n} /ˈhaɪ.ˌlaɪt/ (strongly illuminated area in a drawing, painting, or photograph)  :: rehaut {m}, réhaut {m}
highlight {n} (especially significant or interesting detail or event)  :: temps fort {m}, moment le plus marquant {m}, instant le plus marquant {m}, fait saillant {m}
highlight {v} (to make prominent)  :: mettre en valeur, souligner
highlight {v} (to be a highlight of)  :: être la star de
highlight {v} (to mark with a fluorescent marker)  :: surligner
highlighter {n} (pen for highlighting)  :: surligneur
highlights {n} (event summary, focussing on important/consequential aspects)  :: résumé {m}, faits saillants {m-p}
highly {adv} /ˈhaɪli/ (extremely, greatly, awfully)  :: extrêmement
Highness {n} (form of address)  :: altesse {f}
high priest {n} (clergyman)  :: grand prêtre {m}
high-ranking {adj} (at an important, elevated, or exalted level in a hierarchy or organization; high-level)  :: de haut rang
high-resolution {adj} (having a high resolution)  :: haute résolution {f}
high-rise {n} (A tall building)  :: tour d'habitation {f}
high school {n} (secondary school)  :: école secondaire {f} [secondary], lycée {m}, collège {m} [Switzerland]
high seas {n} (regions of ocean far from shore)  :: haute mer {f}, large {m}, grand large {m}, pleine mer {f}
high-spirited {adj} (energetic) SEE: energetic  ::
high street {n} (the main street of any town)  :: rue principale {f}, grande rue {f}
hight {v} (call) SEE: call  ::
hight {v} /haɪt/ (be called)  :: s'appeler, se nommer
high tech {n} (high technology) SEE: high technology  ::
high technology {n} (specialized technological application)  :: hautes technologies {f-p}, technologies de pointe {f-p}, high-tech {m}
high tension {adj} (having a relatively high voltage)  :: haut tension
high tide {n} (the natural tide at its highest level)  :: marée haute {f}, mer haute {f}, pleine mer {f}
high tide {n} (the time of day when the sea has risen to its highest level)  :: mer haute {f}
high treason {n} (Criminal disloyalty to one's country)  :: haute trahison {f}
high vacuum {n} (physics)  :: ultravide {m}
highway {n} /ˈhaɪweɪ/ (main public road)  :: grande route {f}, chaussée {f}
highwayman {n} /ˈhaɪˌweɪmən/ (a person who robbed travelers on roads)  :: bandit de grand chemin, brigand {m}, malandrin {m}
highway robbery {n} (The act of robbing on a public road)  :: vol de grand chemin {m}
highway robbery {n} (The asking of an excessive or exorbitant price) SEE: daylight robbery  ::
highwire walker {n} (acrobat who practices highwire walking) SEE: tightrope walker  ::
hijab {n} /hɪˈdʒɑːb/ (headscarf)  :: hidjab {m}
hijack {v} /ˈhaɪ.dʒæk/ (to seize control of a vehicle)  :: détourner
hijack {n} (instance of hijacking of a vehicle)  :: détournement {m}
hijacking {n} (instance of such an act) SEE: hijack  ::
Hijra {n} (Muhammad's departure from Mecca)  :: hégire {f}
Hijra {n}  :: hégire
hike {n} /haɪk/ (a long walk)  :: randonnée {f}
hike {n} (an abrupt increase)  :: hausse {f}, augmentation {f}
hike {v} (to take a long walk for pleasure or exercise)  :: partir en randonnée, randonner
hiking {n} /ˈhaɪkɪŋ/ (walking)  :: randonnée pédestre {f}, randonnée {f}
hilarious {adj} (very funny; causing great merriment and laughter)  :: hilarant {m}, hilarante {f}
hilarity {n} /hɪˈlæɹɪ.ti/  :: hilarité {f}
Hilbert space {n} (a space in mathematics)  :: espace de Hilbert {m}
Hilda {prop} /ˈhɪldə/ (female given name)  :: Hilda
hill {n} /hɪl/ (elevated location)  :: colline {f}
hillock {n} /ˈhɪl.ək/ (small hill)  :: monticule, tertre, mondrain
hillside {n} (side of a hill)  :: flanc de coteau {m}
hilly {adj} /ˈhɪli/ (abounding in hills)  :: vallonné
hilt {n} /hɪlt/ (grip of a sword)  :: poignée {f}
hilum {n} /ˈhaɪ.ləm/ ((botany) eye of a seed)  :: hile {m}
him {pron} (he) SEE: he  ::
him {pron} /əm/ (dative / indirect object)  :: lui
him {pron} (objective after preposition)  :: lui
him {pron} (accusative / direct object)  :: le
him {pron} (himself) SEE: himself  ::
Himalayan {adj} (of or relating to the Himalayas)  :: himalayen
Himalayas {prop} /ˌhɪməˈleɪəz/ (a mountain range of south-central Asia)  :: Himalaya
himation {n} (ancient Greek clothing item: cloak)  :: himation {m}
himself {pron} /hɪmˈsɛlf/ ((reflexive) male person as the previously mentioned object)  :: lui-même, à lui-même, se
himself {pron} ((emphatic, exclusive) he)  :: lui-même
hin {n} (Hebrew unit of measure)  :: hin {m}
hind {adj} /haɪnd/ (located at the rear)  :: arrière {m} {f}
hind {n} (female deer)  :: biche {f}
hinder {v} /ˈhɪndɚ/ (to delay or impede movement)  :: entraver, délayer
hinder {v} (to make a task difficult)  :: entraver
Hindi {prop} /ˈhɪndi/ (language)  :: hindî
hind leg {n} (either of two legs towards the rear)  :: patte de derrière {f} , patte arrière {f} , patte postérieure {f}
hind limb {n} (posterior limb)  :: membre postérieur {m}, membre caudal {m}, membre pelvien {m}
hindquarter {n}  :: derrière
hindrance {n} (something which hinders)  :: entrave {f}, obstacle
hindsight {n} /ˈhaɪndsaɪt/ (after-the-fact realisation or understanding)  :: recul {m}
hindsight {n} (the phrase "in hindsight")  :: avec le recul, rétrospectivement
Hindu {n} /ˈhɪnduː/ (religious adherent)  :: hindou {m}, hindoue {f}, indou {m}, indoue {f}
Hinduism {prop} /ˈhɪnduɪzəm/ (religion)  :: hindouisme
Hindustan {prop} (India) SEE: India  ::
hinge {n} /ˈhɪndʒ/ (device for the pivoting of a door)  :: gond {m}, charnière {f}
hinge {v} (to depend on something)  :: dépendre (de), reposer (sur)
hinge {n} (statistics: median of upper or lower half of a batch) SEE: quartile  ::
hinge {n} (philately: paper rectangle for affixing postage stamps) SEE: stamp hinge  ::
hinny {n} /ˈhɪ.ni/ (hybrid offspring of a male horse and a female donkey)  :: bardot {m}, bardeau {m}
hint {n} /hɪnt/ (clue)  :: indication
hint {n} (tiny amount)  :: soupçon {m}
hint {v} (express suggestively)  :: faire allusion
hinterland {n} /ˈhɪntə(ɹ)ˌlænd/ (land immediately next to a coast)  :: arrière-pays {n}
hinterland {n} (rural territory surrounding urban area)  :: arrière-pays {n}
hinterland {n} (remote or undeveloped area)  :: arrière-pays {n}
hip {n} /hɪp/ (joint)  :: hanche {f}
hip {n} (the fruit of a rose)  :: cynorrhodon {m}
hip {adj} (aware, informed, up-to-date, trendy)  :: branché
hip bone {n} (bone)  :: os de la hanche {m}, os coxal {m}
hip hip hooray {interj} (an exclamation of congratulations)  :: hip hip hip hourra
hip hop {n} (popular urban culture) SEE: hip-hop  ::
hip-hop {n} (urban youth culture)  :: hip hop
hippiater {n} (veterinarian specialized in horses)  :: hippiatre {m}
hippocampus {n} (mythological creature)  :: hippocampe {m}
hippocampus {n} (brain region)  :: hippocampe {m}
hippocaust {n} (hypocaust) SEE: hypocaust  ::
hippocras {n} /ˈhɪpəʊkɹas/ (a cordial)  :: hypocras {m}
Hippocrates {prop} /hɪˈpɒkɹəˌtiːz/ (an Ancient Greek male given name)  :: Hippocrate
Hippocratic {adj} (of Hippocrates)  :: hippocratique
Hippodamian {adj}  :: hippodamien
hippodrome {n} (horse racing course)  :: hippodrome {m}
hippogriff {n} (creature)  :: hippogriffe {m}
hippology {n} (study of horses)  :: hippologie
hippophagy {n}  :: hippophagie {f}
hippopotamus {n} /ˌhɪp.əˈpɒt.ə.məs/ (large African mammal)  :: hippopotame {m}
hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia {n} /ˌhɪ.pəˌpɒ.tə(ʊ)ˈmɒn.stɹə(ʊ)ˌsɛs.kwɪ.pɪˌdɑːl.ɪ.ə(ʊ)ˈfəʊ.bɪ.ə/ (the fear of long words)  :: hippopotomonstrosesquipédaliophobie {f}, [common misspelling] hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobie {f}
hire {v} /haɪə/ (to obtain the services of in return for fixed payment)  :: louer
hire {v} (to employ)  :: embaucher, employer, recruter, engager
Hirnantian {prop}  :: Hirnantien
Hirschsprung's disease {n} (congenital aganglionic megacolon)  :: maladie de Hirschsprung {f}
hirsute {adj} /hɚˈsut/ (hairy)  :: hirsute
his {determiner} /ˈhɪz/ (attributive: belonging to him)  :: son {m}, sa {f}, ses {p}
his {pron} (that which belongs to him)  :: le sien {m}, la sienne {f}, les siens {p}, les siennes {f-p}
His Imperial Majesty {pron} (His Imperial Majesty)  :: Sa Majesté impériale {f}
His Majesty {pron} (title of respect used when referring to a king)  :: Sa Majesté {f}
Hispanic America {prop} (parts of the Americas which speak Spanish)  :: Amérique hispanique
Hispanicize {v} (Hispanize, hispanize)  :: hispaniser
Hispano- {prefix} (relating to Spain and Spanish culture)  :: hispano-
Hispanophone {adj} (Spanish-speaking)  :: hispanophone {m} {f}
His Royal Highness {pron} (royal title)  :: Son Altesse royale
hiss {n} /hɪs/ (sound made by a snake, cat, escaping steam, etc.)  :: sifflement {m}
hiss {n} (animal expression of disapproval)  :: siffler
hiss {v} (to make a hissing sound)  :: siffler
histamine {n} /ˈhɪstəmiːn/ (an amine)  :: histamine {f}
histidine {n} (essential amino acid; C6H9N3O2)  :: histidine {f}
histogenesis {n} (formation and development of the tissues of an organism from embryonic cells)  :: histogenèse {f}
histogram {n} (graphical display)  :: histogramme {m}
histologist {n} /hɪˈstɑlədʒɪst/ (one who studies histology)  :: histologiste {m} {f}
histology {n} (the study of the microscopic structure)  :: histologie {f}
histolysis {n} (breakdown of bodily tissues)  :: histolyse {f}
histone {n} (water soluble protein)  :: histone
historian {n} /hɪˈstɔɹi.ən/ (writer of history)  :: historien {m}, historienne {f}
historian {n} (person who studies history)  :: historien {m}, historienne {f}
historic {adj} (historical) SEE: historical  ::
historic {adj} /(h)ɪˈstɔːɹɪk/ (having significance in history)  :: historique
historical {adj} /hɪˈstɔːɹɪkəl/ (pertaining to history)  :: historique
historically {adv} (in a historic manner)  :: historiquement
historicism {n} (theory that relates events to historical context)  :: historicisme
historic site {n} (significant location in history)  :: monument historique {m}, lieu historique {m}
historic site {n} (legally protected place)  :: lieu historique {m}
historiographer {n} /hɪˌstɔɹiˈɑɡɹəfəɹ/ (historiography scholar)  :: historiographe {m} {f}
historiography {n} /hɪˌstɔɹiˈɑɡɹəfi/  :: historiographie {f}
history {n} /ˈhɪstəɹi/ (aggregate of past events)  :: histoire {f}
history {n} (branch of knowledge that studies the past)  :: histoire {f}
history {n} (record or narrative description of past events)  :: histoire {f}, passé {m}
history {n} (medicine: list of past and continuing medical conditions)  :: historique {m}, anamnèse
history {n} (computing: record of previous user events)  :: historique {m}
history repeats itself {proverb} (Translations)  :: l'histoire se répète
histrionic {adj} /hɪs.tɹi.ˈɑn.ɪk/ (relating to acting)  :: théâtral {m}
histrionic {adj} (excessively dramatic)  :: histrionique {m} {f}
histrionics {n} /hɪstɹiˈɑnɪks/ (exaggerated, overemotional behaviour)  :: histrionisme, théâtralisme
hit {v} /hɪt/ (to give a blow)  :: frapper, battre
hit {v} (to come into contact with forcefully and suddenly)  :: cogner
hit {v} (to manage to touch in the right place)  :: toucher
hit {v} (to kill a person on the instructions of a third party)  :: descendre
hit {v} (to encounter a difficulty)  :: se taper
hit {v} (to affect negatively)  :: frapper
hit {v} (to have sex with)  :: se taper
hit {adj} (blow, punch)  :: coup {m}
hit {adj} (success, especially in the entertainment industry)  :: hit {m}, tube {m}
hit {adj} (attack on a location)  :: frappe {f}
hit {adj} (computing, Internet: positive result of a search)  :: hit {m}, résultat
hit {adj} ((Internet) measured visit to a web site)  :: hit {m}
hit {adj} ((baseball) complete play, when the batter reaches base)  :: coup sûr {m}
hit {adj} (dose of an illegal or addictive drug)  :: taffe {f}, bouffée {f}
hit {adj} (murder for criminal or political purposes)  :: contrat {m}, assassinat commandité {m}
hit {v} (to hit) SEE: strike  ::
hit and run {n} (the crime of causing an accident and leaving)  :: délit de fuite {m}
hitch {n} /hɪtʃ/ (knot)  :: nœud {m} d'accroche
hitch {n} (connection point for trailer)  :: dispositif {m} d'attelage
hitch {n} (problem, delay or source of difficulty)  :: accroc {m}, hic {m}, anicroche {f}
hitch {n} (a hidden or unfavorable condition or element; a catch)  :: hic {m}, défaut {m}
Hitchcockian {adj} (Of or pertaining to Alfred Hitchcock or his works)  :: hitchcockien
hitchhike {v} /ˈhɪtʃhaɪk/ (to try to get a ride in a passing vehicle while standing at the side of a road)  :: faire de l'autostop , faire du stop
hitchhiker {n} (a person who hitchhikes)  :: autostoppeur, pouceux [Qubec, informal]
hither {adv} /ˈhɪðɚ/ (to here)  :: ici, çà
hither and thither {adv} (In a disorderly manner)  :: çà et là
hitherto {adv} /ˈhɪðɚˌtu/ (up to this time)  :: jusqu'ici, jusqu'alors, jusqu'à maintenant, jusqu'à présent
hit it off {v} (develop an amicable relationship)  :: sympathiser
Hitler {prop} (Austrian surname held by Adolf Hitler)  :: Hitler {m}
Hitlerian {adj} (related to Adolf Hitler)  :: hitlérien {m}, hitlérienne {f}
Hitlerism {n} (political philosophy of Hitler)  :: hitlérisme {m}
hitman {n} (contract killer)  :: tueur à gages {m}, sicaire {m}
hit on {v} (to approach somebody seeking love, sex, etc.)  :: draguer
hit point {n} (A unit of damage)  :: point de vie {m}
hitpoint {n} (hit point) SEE: hit point  ::
hit the hay {v} (to go to bed)  :: aller dormir, se coucher
hit the jackpot {v} (to receive a favorable outcome, by luck)  :: gagner le gros lot, toucher le jackpot
hit the nail on the head {v} (identify something exactly)  :: faire mouche
hit the road {v} (to begin traveling in an automobile or other road vehicle)  :: prendre la route
hit the road {v} (to leave a place; to go away)  :: mettre les voiles
hit the rocks {v} (to be at a low point)  :: toucher le fond
hit the roof {v} (To be explosively angry)  :: sortir de ses gonds
hit the spot {v} (be particularly pleasing or appropriate)  :: ça fait du bien
HIV {n} /ˌeɪtʃ.aɪˈviː/ (human immunodeficiency virus)  :: VIH
hive {n} (a box or basket for the reception and habitation of a swarm of honeybees) SEE: beehive  ::
hives {n} (medical condition) SEE: urticaria  ::
HIV positive {adj} (infected by the HIV virus)  :: séropositif
HMCS {initialism} (Ship designation)  :: NCSM
hmm {interj} /hm̩/ (indicating thinking or pondering)  :: hum
Hmong {prop} /h(ə)ˈmɒŋ/ (people)  :: hmong {m}
hmph {interj} (sound of annoyance or indignation) SEE: humph  ::
hnn {interj} (indicating thinking or pondering) SEE: hmm  ::
ho {n} /hoʊ/ (whore)  :: pute {f}
Hoabinhian {adj} (of or relating to the Hòa Bình culture)  :: hoabianien
hoard {n} /hɔɹd/ (hidden supply)  :: magot
hoard {n} (archeology: cache of valuable objects)  :: trésor
hoard {v} (to amass)  :: accumuler, amasser, thésauriser
hoarder {n} /ˈhɔɹdɚ/ (one who hoards)  :: collectionneur
hoarfrost {n} (frozen dew drops)  :: gelée blanche {f}
hoarse {adj} /hɔɹs/ (afflicted by a dry, quite harsh voice)  :: enroué
hoary {adj} /hɔɹ.i/ (white or gray with age)  :: chenu, chenue {f}
hoax {v} /hoʊks/ (to deceive with a hoax)  :: duper, berner
hoax {n} (anything deliberately intended to deceive or trick)  :: canular {m}, mystification {f}, intox {f}
hob {n} /hɑb/ (a cutting tool)  :: armure {f}
hob {n} (cooking surface)  :: plan de cuisson {m}
Hobbesian {adj} (relating to Thomas Hobbes or his philosophical theories)  :: hobbesien
hobbit {n} (fictional small humanoid creature)  :: hobbit {m}
hobble {n} (Short straps tied between the legs of unfenced horses)  :: entrave {f}
hobby {n} /ˈhɑ.bi/ (activity done for enjoyment in spare time)  :: passe-temps {m}, hobby {m}
hobby {n} (Falco subbuteo)  :: hobereau {m}
hobby horse {n} (child's toy)  :: dada {m}, cheval bâton {m}, cheval chaussette {m}
hobby horse {n} (topic about which someone loves to talk)  :: dada {m}, violon d'Ingres {m}
hobby horse {n} (puppet-like costume)  :: cheval-jupon {m}, masque-cheval {m}
hobby horse {n} (early bicycle)  :: draisienne {f}
hobgoblin {n} (mischievous goblin)  :: lutin {m}
hobo {n} /ˈhəʊ.bəʊ/ (homeless person)  :: vagabond {m}
hobo {n} (migratory worker)  :: saisonnier {m}
hobo {n}  :: clochard {m}, clodo, sans-abri {m}, vagabond {m}
Hobson-Jobson {n} /ˌhɑb.sənˈdʒɑb.sən/ (borrowed word with altered pronunciation)  :: "pataquès" (cf Wiktionnaire, & "Larousse du XX° siècle", 5/6, p.412) - "pompion" (cf Wiktionnaire)
hockey {n} /ˈhɒki/ (the sport)  :: hockey sur gazon {m} [field hockey], hockey sur glace {m} [ice hockey], hockey {m}
hockey puck {n} (puck used in hockey)  :: rondelle
hockey stick {n} (instrument used in ice hockey)  :: [Quebec] bâton de hockey {m}, [France] crosse {f}
hockey stick {n} (instrument used in field hockey)  :: bâton de hockey {m}
hocus-pocus {interj} (a phrase used as a magical incantation)  :: abracadabra
hocus-pocus {n} (act of trickery or nonsense)  :: abracadabra {m}
hod {n} /ˈhɑd/ (box)  :: hotte {f}
hodgepodge {n} /ˈhɑdʒˌpɑdʒ/ (collection of miscellaneous things; a jumble)  :: salmigondis, fatras {m}
hodja {n} (a Muslim schoolmaster)  :: hodja {m}
hodograph {n}  :: hodographe {m}
hoe {n} /hoʊ/ (agricultural tool)  :: binette {f}, houe {f}
hoe {v} (to use the gardening tool)  :: houer
hog {n} /hɑɡ/ (animal of the family Suidae)  :: cochon {m}
hogan {n} /ˈhoʊ.ɡən/ (house)  :: hogan-Navajo {m}
hog millet {n} (proso millet) SEE: proso millet  ::
Hogwarts {prop} /ˈhɒɡ.wɔːɹts/ (fictional school for learning magic)  :: Poudlard {m}
hogweed {n} (umbelliferous plant)  :: berce {f}
hoi polloi {n} (elite) SEE: elite  ::
hoi polloi {n} /ˌhɔɪ pəˈlɔɪ/ (the common people)  :: plèbe {f}, populace {f}
Hoisanese {adj} (a dialect of Cantonese)  :: hoisanais {m}, taishanais {m}, toisanais {m}
hoist {v} /hɔɪst/ (transitive: to raise; to lift; to elevate)  :: hisser
hoity-toitily {adv} /ˌhɔɪ.tiˈtɔɪ.tɪ.li/ (in a pompous or snobbish manner)  :: avec un air de duchesse, pompeusement, avec un air supérieur
hokey {adj} (phony, obviously of flimsy credibility)  :: bidon
hokey {adj} (corny, overly sentimental)  :: mélo
hokey {adj}  :: bidon, cucul la praline
Hokkaido {prop} (a northern largest island of Japan, or a prefecture based in itself)  :: Hokkaido, Hokkaïdo
Hokkien {prop} (Min Nan) SEE: Min Nan  ::
hold {v} /hoʊld/ (to grasp)  :: serrer, tenir
hold {v} (to contain)  :: contenir
hold {v} (to keep possession)  :: garder, tenir
hold {v} (to reserve)  :: garder
hold {v} (to cause to wait)  :: retenir
hold {v} (to detain)  :: détenir
hold {v} (to maintain, to consider)  :: soutenir
hold {v} (to organise an event or meeting)  :: tenir
hold {n} (cargo area)  :: soute {f}, cale {f}
holdall {n} /ˈhoʊldɔːl/ (large bag)  :: fourre-tout {m}, fourretout {m}
hold down {v} (to restrain)  :: baisser, maintenir à terre
holder {n} /ˈhəʊldə/ (a person who possesses something)  :: porteur {m}, porteuse {f}, détenteur {m}, détentrice {f}, titulaire {m} {f}
holding {n} /ˈhoʊɫdɪŋ]/ (something that one owns, especially stocks and bonds)  :: possession
holding company {n} (company whose main purpose is to own shares of other companies)  :: société faîtière {f}, société mère {f}, holding {m} {f}
hold on {v} (to hold, grasp, or grip)  :: s'accrocher
hold on {v} (to keep; to store something for someone)  :: garder
hold one's breath {v} (to hold one's breath)  :: retenir son souffle
hold one's tongue {v} (refrain from talking about something, see also: shut up)  :: tenir sa langue
hold out {v} (to hold)  :: tendre
hold out {v} (endure)  :: tenir
hold the cards {v} (To be in a strong position)  :: avoir les cartes en main
hold the reins {v} (to be in charge)  :: tenir les rênes
hold-up {n} (a robbery at gunpoint)  :: hold-up
hold up one's end {v} (to fulfill one's promise or obligation)  :: honorer sa part du contrat
hold-ups {n} (hold-up stockings)  :: dim up {m-p}, bas autofixant {m-p}
hole {n} (pit) SEE: pit  ::
hole {n} /hoʊl/ (hollow in some surface)  :: creux {m}, trou {m}
hole {n} (opening in a solid)  :: trou {m}
hole {n} (lack of an electron)  :: trou {m}
hole {n} (security vulnerability)  :: faille {f}
hole {n} (orifice (see anus etc. for specific body cavities))  :: trou {m}
hole {n} (place where a prisoner is kept)  :: trou {m}, mitard {m}
hole {v} (to make holes)  :: trouer
hole {v} (to destroy) SEE: destroy  ::
hole in one {n} (in golf)  :: trou d'un coup {m}
hole punch {n} (tool)  :: perforateur {m}, perforatrice {f}, trouilloteuse {f} [colloquial], trouilloteur {m} [colloquial]
Holi {prop} (Hindu festival)  :: Holî {f}
holiday {n} /ˈhɑləˌdeɪ/ (day on which a festival, etc, is traditionally observed)  :: fête {f}
holiday {n} (day declared free from work by the government)  :: jour férié {m}
holiday {n} (period of one or more days taken off work by an employee for leisure)  :: congé {m}, vacances {p}
holiday {n} (period during which pupils and students do not attend their school or university)  :: vacances {f-p}
holiday {n} (period taken off work or study for travel)  :: vacance {f}
holiday camp {n} (Enclosed resort providing accommodation and entertainment, generally aimed at families)  :: camp de vacances {m}
holidayer {n} (one who is on holiday) SEE: holiday-maker  ::
holiday-maker {n} (somebody on holiday)  :: vacancier {m}, vacancière {f}
holiness {n} (state or condition of being holy)  :: sainteté {f}
Holiness {n} (used to address the pope)  :: sainteté {f}
holism {n} (theory or belief that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts)  :: holisme {m}
holism {n} (practice based on such theory or belief)  :: holisme {m}
holist {n} (believer in, or practitioner of, holism)  :: holiste {m} {f}
holistic {adj} /hoʊˈlɪs.tɪk/ (related to holism)  :: holistique, holiste {m} {f}
holistic {adj} (relating to an analysis of the whole instead of a separation into parts)  :: holistique {m} {f}, holiste {m} {f}
holland {n} (cloth)  :: hollande {f}
Holland {prop} /ˈhɑlənd/ (the Netherlands, see also: Netherlands)  :: Hollande {f}
Holland {prop} (a region of The Netherlands)  :: Hollande {f}
holler {n} /ˈhɑ.ləɹ/ (A yell, shout)  :: cri {m}, hurlement {m}
holler {v} (to yell, shout)  :: crier, hurler
hollow {n} (hollow in some surface) SEE: hole  ::
hollow {adj} /ˈhɑ.loʊ/ (having an empty space inside)  :: vide {m} {f}, creux
hollow {adj} (without substance)  :: insignifiant {m}
hollow leg {n} /ˌhɑ.loʊ ˈlɛɡ/ (capacity to eat large quantities)  :: avoir une faim de loup, avoir la fringale, avoir une dent creuse, être un gargantua
hollow leg {n} (ability or tendency to drink large quantities of alcohol)  :: avoir la dalle en pente, avoir le bec salé, être un boit-sans-soif, être un poivrot, être une éponge, boire comme un trou, boire comme un polonais
hollow of the knee {n} (shallow depression located at the back of the knee joint) SEE: poplit  ::
hollow rail {n} (type of curtain rail)  :: rail creux
holly {n} /ˈhɑli/ (any of various shrubs or small trees of the genus Ilex)  :: houx {m}
hollyhock {n} (plant)  :: rose trémière {f}
Hollywood {prop} (area of Los Angeles)  :: Hollywood {m}
Hollywood {prop} (the American motion picture industry)  :: Hollywood {m}
Holmesian {adj} (Of or pertaining to the fictional detective Sherlock Holmes.)  :: holmesien
Holmesian {n} (Of or pertaining to the fictional detective Sherlock Holmes.)  :: holmesien
holmium {n} (chemical element)  :: holmium {m}
holm oak {n} (evergreen tree, Quercus ilex)  :: chêne vert {m}, yeuse {f}
holocaust {n} /ˈhɑləkɔst/ (sacrifice to a god)  :: holocauste {m}
Holocaust {prop} /ˈhɑləkɔst/ (the mass murder of 6 million Jews by Nazi Germany)  :: Shoah {f}
Holocaust {prop}  :: Holocauste {m}
Holocene {adj} (relating to the epoch from about 11,000 years ago to the present)  :: holocène
Holocene {prop} (The Holocene epoch)  :: Holocène {m}
Holodomor {prop} (1932–33 famine in Ukraine)  :: Holodomor {m}
Holofernes {prop} /hɑːləˈfɝːniːz/ (character in the Book of Judith)  :: Holopherne
holograph {n} (handwritten document)  :: holographe
holographic {adj} (handwritten)  :: olographe, holographe
holographic {adj}  :: holographique
holography {n} (a technique for recording, and then reconstructing, the amplitude and phase distributions of a coherent wave disturbance)  :: holographie {f}
holomorphic {adj} (of a complex function)  :: holomorphe
holon {n} ((physics) quasiparticle)  :: chargeon {m}
holon {n} ((sociology) connection of the part and the whole)  :: holon {m}
holonym {n} (term that denotes a whole)  :: holonyme {m}
holonymy {n} (system of holonyms)  :: holonymie {mf}
holotropic {adj} /ˈhɒləˌtɹɒpɪk/  :: holotropique
holotype {n} (holotype)  :: holotype {m}
holster {n} (case for carrying a gun)  :: holster {m}, étui {m}
holy {adj} /ˈhoʊli/ (dedicated to a religious purpose)  :: saint, sacré
holy {adj}  :: saint {m}, sainte {f}
Holy Book {prop} (Holy Writ) SEE: Holy Writ  ::
Holy Communion {prop} (Christian sacrament)  :: eucharistie {f}
holy cow {interj} (interjection)  :: la vache
Holy Ghost {prop} (aspect of the Holy Trinity) SEE: Holy Spirit  ::
Holy Grail {prop} (artifact in Christian mythology)  :: Graal {m}, Saint-Graal {m}
Holy Land {prop} (that part of Asia in which most Biblical events are set)  :: Terre Sainte {f}
Holy of Holies {prop} (the most sacred place within a sacred building)  :: saint des saints {m}
Holy Prepuce {n} (Holy Prepuce)  :: saint Prépuce {m}
Holy Roman Empire {prop} (state)  :: Saint-Empire romain germanique {m}, Saint-Empire romain de la nation germanique {m}
Holy See {prop} (episcopal see of the Roman Catholic Church)  :: Saint-Siège {f}
holy shit {interj} /ˈhoʊli ʃɪt/ (expression of surprise or the like)  :: bon Dieu de merde, bordel de merde
Holy Spirit {prop} (Christian: aspect of the Holy Trinity)  :: Esprit-Saint {m}, Saint-Esprit {m}
Holy Thursday {prop} (Maundy Thursday) SEE: Maundy Thursday  ::
Holy Thursday {prop} (Ascension Day) SEE: Ascension Day  ::
holy war {n} (primarily religious war)  :: guerre sainte {f}
holy water {n} (water, sanctified)  :: eau bénite {f}
Holy Week {prop} (week preceding Easter)  :: semaine sainte {f}
Holy Writ {n} (Bible)  :: Saintes Écritures {f-p}, Bible {f}
homage {n} /ˈhɑmɪdʒ/ (in feudalism, the formal oath of a vassal to his or her lord)  :: hommage {m}
homage {n} (demonstration of respect)  :: hommage {m}
home {n} /hoʊm/ (house or structure in which someone lives)  :: foyer {m}
home {n} (someone’s native land)  :: patrie {f}
home {adv} (at home)  :: à la maison
home {adv} (homewards)  :: à la maison
home appliance {n} (appliance used for domestic purposes)  :: électroménager {m}
home base {n} (baseball) SEE: home plate  ::
homebody {n} (person who likes to stay home)  :: casanier {m}
home cinema {n} (theatre-quality movie system at home)  :: home cinema {m}, cinéma à domicile {m}, cinéma chez soi {m}, cinédom {m}, cinéma maison {m} [Canada]
homecoming {n} /ˈhoʊm.ˌkʌmɪŋ/ (the act of returning home)  :: retour {m}
home country {n} (the country where a person was born and raised)  :: patrie {f}
home economics {n} (the study of homemaking)  :: économie domestique {f}
home front {n} (civilian sphere)  :: front intérieur {m}
homegrown {adj} (Grown at home)  :: fait maison
Homel {prop} (Gomel) SEE: Gomel  ::
homeland {n} (country which one regards as home)  :: patrie {f}
homeless {adj} /ˈhoʊmlɪs/ (lacking a permanent residence)  :: SDF (sans domicile fixe), itinérant {m} [Quebec], sans-abri
homelessness {n} (state of being homeless)  :: itinérance {f} [Quebec], sans-abrisme {m}
homemade {adj} (made at home)  :: fait maison, maison [familiar]
homeopathic {adj} (of or pertaining to homeopathy)  :: homéopathique
homeopathy {n} /ˌho.mi.ˈɑ.pə.θi/ (system of treating diseases with very small amounts)  :: homéopathie {f}
homeostasis {n} /ˌhoʊmioʊˈsteɪsɪs/ (ability to stabilize internal environment)  :: homéostasie {f}
homeostat {n}  :: homéostat {m}
homeostatic {adj} /ˌhomioˈstætɪk/ (of or pertaining to homeostasis)  :: homéostatique
homeothermic {adj} (capable of maintaining constant body temperature)  :: homéotherme
homeothermy {n} (the state or condition of being homeothermic)  :: homéothermie {f}
home page {n} /ˈhoʊmpeɪdʒ/ (the main or first page of a Web site)  :: page d'accueil {f}, accueil {m}, index {m}, page de démarrage {f}
home page {n} (the Web page set to open in a Web browser when it is loaded)  :: page d'accueil {f}, page de démarrage {f}
home page {n} (the Web page that one first visits in any hypertext system)  :: page d'accueil {f}
home plate {n} (pentagonal rubber object)  :: marbre {m}
homer {n} (four-base hit) SEE: home run  ::
homer {n} (homing pigeon) SEE: homing pigeon  ::
Homer {prop} /ˈhoʊməɹ/ (Ancient Greek poet)  :: Homère {m}
Homer {prop} (A male given name)  :: Omer
Homerian {adj} (of or relating to Homer)  :: homérique, homérien
Homeric {adj} (resembling or relating to the epic poetry of Homer)  :: homérique {m} {f}
Homeric laughter {n} (boisterous laughter)  :: rire homérique {m}
Homer nods {phrase} (even Homer nods) SEE: even Homer nods  ::
home run {n} ((baseball) four-base hit)  :: coup de circuit, circuit {m}
home school {n} (boarding school) SEE: boarding school  ::
homesickness {n} (missing one's home or family)  :: mal du pays {m}, nostalgie {f}, dépaysement
homestead {n} /ˈhoʊmˌstɛd/ (place that is one's home)  :: propriété {f}
home sweet home {n} /hoʊm swiːt hoʊm/ (Nice, comfortable home)  :: on est bien à la maison, qu'on est bien chez soi
home theater {n} (home cinema) SEE: home cinema  ::
hometown {n} (place of birth or residence)  :: ville natale {f}
homeward {adv} /ˈhoʊmwɚd/ (towards home)  :: à la maison
homewards {adj} (leading toward home)  :: à la maison
homework {n} /ˈhəʊmˌwɜːk/ (work that is done at home)  :: devoirs {m-p}
homicide {n} /ˈhoʊməsaɪd/ (the killing of one person by another)  :: homicide {m} (murder), meurtre {m} (murder), assassinat {m} (murder), [manslaughter] homicide involontaire {m}
homicide {n} (a person who kills another)  :: [murderer] homicide {m}, [male murderer] meutrier {m}, [female murderer] meutrière {f}, [murderer] assassin
homie {n} /ˈhəʊmi/ (a friend; somebody one often hangs out with)  :: pote {m} {f}
homily {n} /ˈhɑməli/ (sermon)  :: homélie {f}
homing instinct {n} (homing instinct)  :: faculté d'orientation {f}
homing pigeon {n} (domesticated rock pigeon with strong homing instinct)  :: pigeon voyageur {m}
hominy {n} /ˈhɒmɨni/ (a food made from hulled maize)  :: maïs lessivé
homo- {prefix} (Same)  :: homo-
Homocaust {prop} (mass murder or persecution of homosexuals)  :: homocaust {m}
homocentric {adj} (having the same centre)  :: homocentrique
homocentric {adj} (anthropocentric) SEE: anthropocentric  ::
homoerotic {adj} (homosexual) SEE: homosexual  ::
homogeneity {n} /ˌhoʊ.mə.dʒəˈniː.ə.ti/ (quality of being homogeneous)  :: homogénéité {f}
homogeneous {adj} /ˌhoʊ.moʊˈdʒiː.njəs/ (of the same kind; alike, similar)  :: homogène
homogeneous {adj} (having the same composition throughout)  :: homogène
homogeneous catalysis {n} (catalysis in which the catalyst is present in the same phase as the reactants)  :: catalyse homogène {f}
homogeneously {adv} (in a homogeneous manner)  :: homogènement
homogenization {n} (homogenization)  :: homogénéisation {f}
homoglyph {n} /ˈhɒməʊɡlɪf/ (A character identical or nearly identical in appearance to another, but which differs in the meaning it represents)  :: homoglyphe {m}
homograph {n} /ˈhɑːməɡɹæf/ (word with the same spelling but different meaning)  :: homographe {m}
homolecithal {adj}  :: homolécithe
homologate {v} /həˈmɑləɡeɪt/  :: homologuer
homological {adj} (grammar)  :: autologique
homologous {adj} (showing a degree of correspondence)  :: homologue {m} {f}
homologous {adj} ((biology) corresponding to a similar structure in another life form)  :: homologue {m} {f}
homologous {adj} ((chemistry) belonging to a series of aliphatic organic compounds)  :: homologue {m} {f}
homologous {adj} ((genetics) having the same morphology as another chromosome)  :: homologue {m} {f}
homology {n} (chemistry: relationship between the elements in the same group of the periodic table)  :: homologie
homology {n} (genetics: presence of the same series of bases in related genes)  :: homologie
homology {n}  :: homologie
homomorphically {adv} (notion in mathematics)  :: homomorphiquement
homomorphism {n} (notion in mathematics)  :: homomorphisme {m}
homonym {n} /ˈhä-mə-ˌnim/ (word with the same sound or spelling but different meaning)  :: homonyme {m} {n}
homonymous {adj} (having the same name)  :: homonyme
homonymous {adj} (pertaining to a homonym)  :: homonyme
homonymy {n} (property of being a homonym)  :: homonymie {f}
homophile {n} (one who has a sexual or romantic preference for persons of one's own gender, see also: homosexual)  :: homophile {m} {f}
homophobe {n} /ˈhɒməˌfəʊb]/ (A person who is opposed to homosexuals and homosexuality)  :: homophobe {m} {f}
homophobia {n} /ˌhɒ.məˈfəʊ.bi.ə/ (fear, dislike, or hate of homosexuals)  :: homophobie {f}
homophobic {adj} (characteristic of homophobia)  :: homophobe
homophone {n} (words with the same pronunciation)  :: homophone {m}
homophony {n}  :: homophonie {f}
homopter {n} (insect)  :: homoptère {m}
homorganic {adj} (having the same place of articulation)  :: homorgane
homoscedastic {adj} (having the same finite variance for all elements)  :: homoscédastique {m} {f}
homoscedasticity {n} /hoʊmoʊsɪdæsˈtɪsɪtɪ/ (property of a set of random variables)  :: homoscédasticité {f}
homosexual {adj} /ˌhɒməʊˈsɛksjuːəl/ (sexually attracted solely or primarily to the same sex)  :: homosexuel {m}, homosexuelle {f}
homosexual {n} (person who is attracted solely or primarily to others of the same sex)  :: homosexuel {m}, homosexuelle {f}, lesbienne {f}
homosexuality {n} (sexual orientation)  :: homosexualité {f}
homosexually {adv} (in a homosexual way)  :: homosexuellement
homosociality {n} (sociality with members of the same sex)  :: homosocialité {f}, homosociabilité {f}
homotopic {adj} ((topology) such that there is an interval of maps joining one to the other)  :: homotope {m} {f}
homotopy {n} ((topology) continuous deformation of one continuous function to another)  :: homotopie {f}
homotopy {n} ((topology) theory associating a system of groups with each topological space)  :: homotopie {f}
homotopy {n} ((topology) system of groups associated with a topological space)  :: homotopie {f}
homozygote {n} /ˌhəʊməʊˈzaɪɡəʊt/ (a diploid individual that has equal alleles at one or more genetic loci)  :: homozygote {m} {f}
homozygous {adj} /ˌhəʊməʊˈzaɪɡəs/ (of an organism in which both copies of a given gene have the same allele)  :: homozygote
Homs {prop} /hɒms/ (a city in Syria)  :: Homs
Hon. {adj}  :: hon.
Honduran {n} (Person from Honduras)  :: Hondurien {m}, Hondurienne {f}
Honduran {adj} (Pertaining to Honduras)  :: hondurien
Honduras {prop} /hɑnˈdʊɹ.əs/ (a country in Central America)  :: Honduras {m}
hone {n} /hoʊn/ (sharpening stone)  :: pierre à aiguiser
hone {v} (to sharpen with a hone)  :: aiguiser
hone {v} (to refine or master a skill)  :: perfectionner
honest {adj} /ˈɑnɪst/ (scrupulous with regard to telling the truth)  :: honnête
honestly {adv} (in an honest manner)  :: honnêtement, franchement
honesty {n} /ˈɑːnəsti/ (quality of being honest)  :: honnêteté {f}
honey {n} /ˈhʌni/ (sweet substance produced by bees)  :: miel {m}
honey {n} (term of affection)  :: chéri {m}, chérie {f}
honey badger {n} (Mellivora capensis)  :: ratel {m}
honeybadger {n} (honey badger) SEE: honey badger  ::
honey bear {n} (kinkajou) SEE: kinkajou  ::
honey bear {n} (sloth bear) SEE: sloth bear  ::
honey bear {n} (sun bear) SEE: sun bear  ::
honey bee {n} (bee)  :: abeille à miel {f}, abeille {f}
honeybee {n} (honey bee) SEE: honey bee  ::
honey buzzard {n} (Pernis apivorus)  :: bondrée {f}
honeycomb {n} /ˈhʌniːkəʊm/ (structure of cells made by bees)  :: rayon de miel {m}, rayon de ruche {m}, alvéole d’abeille {f}, alvéole {f}
honeycombed {adj} (having a perforated structure, resembling a honeycomb)  :: alvéolé
honeydew {n} (a sweet sticky substance deposited on leaves by insects)  :: miellat {f}
honeydew {n} (a sweet sticky substance produced by the leaves of some plants)  :: miellat {f}
honey dipper {n} (kitchen tool)  :: cuillère à miel {f}
honeyed {adj} /ˈhʌnid/ (containing honey)  :: miellé
honey house {n}  :: miellerie {f}
honey locust {n} (tree)  :: févier {m}
honeymoon {n} /ˈhʌn.iˌmun/ (period of time immediately following a marriage)  :: lune de miel {f}
honeymoon {n} (trip taken by a newly wed married couple)  :: voyage de noces {m}
honeysuckle {n} /ˈhʌniːsʌkəl/ (plant)  :: chèvrefeuille {m}
honey trap {n} (use of a seductive woman)  :: piège de miel {f}
hong bao {n} (red envelope) SEE: red envelope  ::
Hong Kong {prop} (coastal administrative region in south-east China)  :: Hong Kong {m}, Hongkong {m}, Xianggang {m}
Honiara {prop} /ˌhəʊnɪˈɑːɹə/ (the capital of the Solomon Islands)  :: Honiara
honk {v} /hɒŋk/ (to use a car horn)  :: klaxonner
honk {n} (the sound produced by a typical car horn)  :: klaxon {m}
Honolulu {prop} /ˌhɒn.ə.ˈluː.luː/ (the capital of Hawaii)  :: Honolulu
honor {n} /ˈɑː.nɚ/ (token of praise or respect)  :: honneur {m}
honor {v} (think of, respect highly)  :: honorer
honorable {adj} /ˈɒnəɹəbl/ (worthy of respect)  :: honorable
honorary {adj} (given as an honor)  :: honoris causa
honored {adj} (respected, having received honor) SEE: honoured  ::
honorificabilitudinitatibus {n} (state of being able to receive honours)  :: honorificabilitudinitatibe
Honorius {prop} (male given name)  :: Honoré {m}, Honorius {m}
honour {n} (honour) SEE: honor  ::
honour {v} (honour) SEE: honor  ::
honourably {adv} (in an honourable manner)  :: honorablement
honoured {adj} (respected, having received honour)  :: honoré
honour killing {n} (murder as a cultural practice)  :: crime d'honneur {m}
Honshu {prop} /ˈhɑnʃu/ (the main island of the Japanese Archipelago)  :: Honshū {m}
hoochie {n} (female who dresses scantily)  :: pouffiasse {f}
hoochie {n} (promiscuous woman)  :: pouffiasse {f}
hood {n} /hʊd/ (headwear)  :: capuche {f}, capuchon {m}
hood {n} (university degree)  :: licence {f}
hood {n} (soft top)  :: capote {f}
hood {n} (front of car)  :: capot {m}
hood {n} (covering of a vent to suck away smoke or fumes)  :: hotte {f}
hood {n} (thug) SEE: thug  ::
hooded seal {n} /ˈhʊdɪd siːl/ (a seal)  :: phoque à capuchon {m}
hoodlum {n} /ˈhuːdləm/ (a gangster; a hired thug)  :: bandit {m}
hoodlum {n} (a rough or violent youth)  :: voyou {m}
hoodoo {n} (spire of rock)  :: cheminée de fée {f}
hood ornament {n} (decoration on car's hood)  :: bouchon de radiateur {m}
hoodwink {v} /ˈhʊdwɪŋk/ (to deceive)  :: avoir
hooey {n} /ˈhuː.i/ (silly talk or writing)  :: connerie {f}, bêtise {f}
hoof {n} /hʊf/ (tip of a toe of ungulates)  :: sabot {m}
hoo-ha {n} /ˈhuːˌhɑː/ (a fuss, commotion, uproar)  :: brouhaha {m}, tumulte {m}, tapage, chahut, bordel
hook {n} /hʊk]/ (rod bent into a curved shape)  :: crochet {m}, agrafe {f}
hook {n} (software feature)  :: hook {m} [anglicism]
hook {n} (type of boxing punch)  :: crochet {m}
hook {v} (to attach a hook)  :: accrocher
hook {v} (to catch with a hook)  :: ferrer (un poisson) “to iron a fish”
hook {n} (typography: háček) SEE: háček  ::
hook {v} (to steal) SEE: steal  ::
hook {n} (fishhook) SEE: fishhook  ::
hookah {n} /ˈhʊkə/ (pipe)  :: houka {f}
hooked {adj} /hʊkt/ (addicted; unable to resist or cease doing)  :: accro
hooker {n} /ˈhʊk.ɚ/ (prostitute)  :: putain {f}, pute {f}
hooker {n} (rugby player)  :: talonneur {m}, talonneuse {f}
Hooke's law {prop} (principle that stress applied to a solid is proportional to strain produced)  :: loi de Hooke {f}
hooknose {n} (aquiline nose) SEE: aquiline nose  ::
hook up {v} (to have a casual sexual experience with another person, usually without any future relationship intended)  :: papillonner, choper
hooligan {n} /ˈhuː.lɪ.ɡən/ (person that causes trouble or violence)  :: hooligan {m}, casseur {m}, voyou {m}
hooliganism {n} (behavior)  :: hooliganisme {m}
hoop {n} /huːp/ (circular band of metal used to bind a barrel)  :: cercle {m}, cerceau {m}
hoop {n} (jockey) SEE: jockey  ::
hoopoe {n} /ˈhupu/ (bird Upupa epops)  :: huppe {f}
hoopster {n} (basketball player) SEE: basketball player  ::
hooray {interj} /həˈɹeɪ/ (elated expression of approval)  :: hourra !
hoot {n} /huːt/ (derisive cry or shout)  :: huées {f-p}
hoot {n} (cry of an owl)  :: hululement {m}, ululement {m}
hoot {v} (To cry out or shout in contempt)  :: huer
hoot {v} (To make the cry of an owl)  :: hululer, ululer
hoot {v} (To assail with contemptuous cries or shouts)  :: huer, railler
hooter {n} (owl) SEE: owl  ::
hooter {n} /ˈhu.tɚ/ (horn of a motor vehicle)  :: klaxon {m}
hooter {n} (slang: breast)  :: robert {m}, nichon {m}
hooter {n} (slang: nose) SEE: schnozzle  ::
hoover {v} (vacuum) SEE: vacuum  ::
hoover {n} (vacuum cleaner) SEE: vacuum cleaner  ::
hop {v} /hɑp/ (jump a short distance)  :: sauter à cloche-pied
hop {n} (the plant whose flowers are used in brewing)  :: houblon {m}
hope {n} /hoʊp/ (belief that something wished for can happen)  :: espoir {m}, espérance {f}
hope {n} (person or thing that is a source of hope)  :: espoir {m}
hope {v} (to want something to happen, with expectation that it might)  :: espérer
Hope {prop} /ˈhoʊp/ (female given name)  :: Espérance {f}, Nadège {f} [from Slavic], Nadine {f} [from Nadège + -ine]
hopeful {adj}  :: encourageant
hopefully {adv} /ˈhoʊpfəli/ (it is hoped that)  :: avec un peu de chance, espérer que ...
hopeless {adj} (destitute of hope; having no expectation of good; despairing)  :: désespéré {m}
hopeless {adj} (desperate) SEE: desperate  ::
hopelessness {n} (the lack of hope; despair)  :: désespérance {f}
Hopi {prop} /ˈhoʊpi/ (Hopi language)  :: hopi {m}
hoplite {n} /ˈhɒplaɪt/ (A heavily-armed infantry soldier of Ancient Greece)  :: hoplite {m}
hopscotch {n} /ˈhapˌskatʃ/ (child's game)  :: marelle {f}
hop to it {v} (hurry up) SEE: hurry up  ::
Horace {prop} /ˈhɒɹəs/ (poet)  :: Horace {m}
Horace {prop} (male given name)  :: Horace {m}
horde {n} /hɔɹd/ (wandering troop or gang)  :: horde {f}
horde {n} (a large number of people)  :: horde {f}
hordeolum {n} (infection) SEE: stye  ::
horehound {n} (Marrubium vulgare)  :: ballote {f}
horizon {n} /həˈɹaɪzən/ (line that appears to separate the Earth from the sky)  :: horizon {m}
horizontal {adj} /ˌhɔːɹəˈzɑːntəl/ (parallel to the plane of the horizon)  :: horizontal
horizontal bar {n} (horizontally-aligned bar used in gymnastics)  :: barre fixe {f}
horizontal dancing {n} /ˌhɔː.ɹəˈzɑːn.təl ˈdɑːn.sɪŋ/ (euphemistically: sexual intercourse)  :: partie de jambes en l’air {f}
horizontally {adv} (in a horizontal direction or position)  :: horizontalement
hormonal {adj} /hɔɹˈmoʊnəl/ (pertaining to hormones)  :: hormonal
hormone {n} /ˈhɔːɹmoʊn/ (substance produced by the body that effects physiological activity)  :: hormone {f}
horn {n} (antler) SEE: antler  ::
horn {n} /hɔɹn/ (growth on the heads of certain animals)  :: corne {f}
horn {n} (substance)  :: corne {f}
horn {n} (any of several musical wind instruments)  :: cor {m}
horn {n} (loud alarm, especially on a motor vehicle)  :: klaxon {m}
horn {n} (informal: generally, any brass wind instrument)  :: cuivres {m-p}
hornbeam {n} (tree of Carpinus)  :: charme {m}
hornbill {n} /ˈhɔːɹn.bɪl/ (bird)  :: calao {m}
horndog {n} (man fixated on sex)  :: queutard {m}
horned {adj} /ˈhɔː(ɹ)nd/ (having horns)  :: cornu
horned lizard {n} (lizard of the genus Phrynosoma)  :: lézard à cornes {m}, iguane à cornes {f}
horned melon {n} (plant)  :: kiwano {m}
horned owl {n} (New World member of the genus Bubo)  :: hibou {m}
hornet {n} /ˈhɔɹ.nɪt/ (a large wasp, of the genus Vespa, with a brown-and-yellow-striped body)  :: frelon {m}
hornless {adj} /hɔɹn.lɪs/ (without horns)  :: écorné {m}, acère {m} {f}
Horn of Africa {prop} (peninsula in East Africa)  :: Corne de l'Afrique {f}
horn of plenty {n} (the cornucopia) SEE: cornucopia  ::
horn of plenty {n} (Craterellus cornucopioides) SEE: black chanterelle  ::
horny {adj} /ˈhɔɹ.ni/ (hard or bony)  :: corné {m}, cornée {f}
horny {adj} (having horns)  :: cornu {m}
horny {adj} (sexually aroused)  :: excité {m}, excitée {f}
horologist {n} (a person who makes or repairs clocks)  :: horloger {m}, horlogère {f}
Horologium {prop} (constellation)  :: Horloge
horology {n} (art, science and technology of timekeeping)  :: horologie {f}
horopter {n} (three-dimensional curve)  :: horoptère {m}
horopteric {adj}  :: horoptérique {m} {f}
horoscope {n} /ˈhɒɹəskəʊp/ (astrological forecast)  :: horoscope {m}
horrible {adj} /ˈhɔɹɪbəl/ (causing horror, terrible)  :: horrible, affreux
horrible {adj} (tremendously bad)  :: horrible
horribly {adv} (in a horrible way)  :: horriblement
horribly {adv} (extremely)  :: horriblement
horribly {adv} (with a bad effect)  :: horriblement
horrid {adj} /ˈhɔɹɪd/ (causing horror or dread)  :: affreux, horrible
horrific {adj} (causing horror)  :: horrifique
horror {n} /ˈhɔɹɚ/ (intense painful fear or repugnance)  :: horreur {m}, effroi {m}
horror {n} (intense dislike or aversion)  :: dégoût, aversion
horror movie {n} (motion picture which horrifies or frightens)  :: film d’horreur {m}, film d'épouvante {m}
hors d'oeuvre {n} /ɔɹˈdɝv/ (appetizer)  :: hors-d'œuvre {m}, hors d'œuvre {m}
horse {n} /hɔː(ɹ)s/ (members of the species Equus ferus)  :: [♂♀] cheval {m}, [♂] étalon {m}, [♀] jument {f}, [♂ offspring] poulain {m}, [♀ offspring] pouliche {f}
horse {n} (related or similar species)  :: équidé {m}
horse {n} (cavalry soldiers)  :: cavalerie
horse {n} (gymnastic equipment)  :: cheval d'arçons {m}
horse {n} (knight in chess (see also knight))  :: cavalier
horseapple {n} (inedible fruit of the American tree Maclura pomifera)  :: orange des Osages {f}
horseapple {n} (tree of the species Maclura pomifera)  :: oranger des Osages {m}, bois d'arc {m}
horse archer {n} (a cavalryman armed with a bow)  :: archer à cheval {m}
horseback {adv} /ˈhɔɹsˌbæk/ (on the back of a horse)  :: à cheval
horsebox {n} (vehicle)  :: van {m}
horse chestnut {n} (tree)  :: marronnier {m}, marronnier d’Inde {m}
horse chestnut {n} (seed)  :: marron {m}, marron d’Inde {m}
horse-drawn {adj} (pulled along by horse)  :: hippomobile
horsefly {n} (fly of the family Tabanidae)  :: taon {m}
horsehair {n} (hair of a horse, from its mane or tail)  :: crin {m}
horse latitudes {n} (warm, dry subtropical bands encircling the globe)  :: les latitudes des chevaux
horseling {n} (foal) SEE: foal  ::
horseling {n} (pony) SEE: pony  ::
horseling {n} (a little horse)  :: poney {m}
horse mackerel {n} (jack mackerel) SEE: jack mackerel  ::
horseman {n} (man who rides a horse)  :: cavalier {m}
horseman {n} (soldier on horseback)  :: cavalier {m}
horsemanship {n} (equestrianism) SEE: equestrianism  ::
horsemeat {n} (horse meat)  :: viande de cheval {f}
horsemilk {n} (mare's milk) SEE: mare's milk  ::
horse of a different color {n} (unrelated or incidentally related matter with different significance)  :: c'est une autre paire de manches
horseplay {n} (rough or rowdy play)  :: chahut {m}
horseplay {v} (to engage in horseplay)  :: chahuter
horsepower {n} /ˈhɔɹsˌpaʊɚ/ (metric)  :: cheval-vapeur {m} (symbol ch)
horse race {n} /ˈhɔː(ɹ)sɹeɪs/ (a competitive race for horses carrying jockeys; often the subject of betting)  :: course de chevaux {f}
horse racing {n} (a sport where horses and their jockeys compete to be fastest)  :: courses de chevaux {f-p}, hippisme {m}
horseradish {n} /ˈhɔɹsɹædɪʃ/ (plant)  :: raifort {m}
horseradish {n} (condiment)  :: raifort {m}, cranson de Bretagne {m}, cran {m}
horseriding {n} (the practice of riding horses for sport or pleasure)  :: équitation {f}
horseshoe {n} /ˈhɔːɹs.ʃuː/ (metallic shoe of a horse)  :: fer à cheval {m}
horseshoe {n} (piece of metal used to play the game horseshoes)  :: fer à cheval {m}
horseshoe {n} (shape of a horseshoe)  :: fer à cheval {m}
horseshoe {v} (to apply horseshoes to a horse)  :: ferrer
horseshoe crab {n} (arthropod)  :: limule {f}
horse stance {n} (posture in Asian martial arts)  :: kiba-dachi {m}
horsetail {n} /ˈhɔː(ɹ)s.teɪl/ (plant)  :: prêle {f}
horsewhip {n} (whip used on horses)  :: cravache {f}
horsewoman {n} (a female equestrian)  :: écuyère {f}
horsy {adj} /ˈhɔːsi/ (of or relating to horses)  :: chevalin
hortative {adj} /ˈhɔːtətɪv/ (urging, exhorting, or encouraging)  :: hortatif
hortative {adj} (of a mood or class of imperative subjunctive moods of a verb for giving strong encouragement)  :: hortatif
hortensia {n} (hydrangea) SEE: hydrangea  ::
horticulture {n} /ˈhɔː.tɪˌkʌl.tʃə(ɹ)/ (the science of caring for gardens)  :: horticulture {f}
hosanna {interj} /hoʊˈzænə/ (liturgical word)  :: hosanna
hose {n} /hoʊz/ (flexible tube)  :: tuyau {m}
hose {n} (stocking-like garment) SEE: tights  ::
Hosea {prop} /ˌhoʊˈziːə/ (book of the bible)  :: Osée
Hosea {prop} (prophet)  :: Osée {m}
hose down {v} (To put out or reduce a fire)  :: éteindre un feu
hose down {v} (To calm down a person)  :: calmer quelqu'un
hosepipe {n} (hose)  :: tuyau d'arrosage {m}
hospice {n} /ˈhɑspɪs/ (provision of palliative care for the terminally ill)  :: hospice {m}
hospice {n} (a facility or organization offering palliative care for the terminally ill)  :: hospice {m}
hospitable {adj} (cordial and generous towards guests)  :: hospitalier
hospital {n} /ˈhɑs.pɪ.tl̩/ (large medical facility)  :: hôpital {m}
hospital gown {n} (gown worn by patients)  :: chemise d'hôpital {f}, jaquette d'hôpital {f}, blouse d'hôpital {f}
hospitalise {v} (hospitalize) SEE: hospitalize  ::
hospitality {n} /hɑs.pɪˈtæl.ɪ.ti/ (act or service of welcoming, receiving, hosting, or entertaining guests)  :: hospitalité {f}
hospitality {n}  :: hospitalité {f}
hospitalization {n} (hospitalizing of a patient)  :: hospitalisation {f}
hospitalize {v} (to send to a hospital)  :: hospitaliser
hospital ship {n} (hospital ship)  :: navire-hôpital {m}, navire hôpital
host {n} /hoʊst/ (person who receives or entertains a guest)  :: hôte, maître de maison {m}, maître de maison, amphitryon {m} (at a meal)
host {n} (person or organisation responsible for running an event)  :: organisateur {m}, animateur {m}
host {n} (computing: computer attached to a network)  :: hôte {m}
host {n} (biology: cell or organism which harbors another organism)  :: hôte
host {v} (perform the role of a host)  :: recevoir, animer [show]
host {v} (computing: run software for a remote user or process)  :: héberger
host {n} (multitude of people arrayed as an army)  :: ost, armée {f}
host {n} (consecrated bread)  :: hostie {f}
hostage {n} (person given as a pledge or security)  :: otage {m}
hostage-taker {n}  :: preneur d'otage {m}
hostel {n} /ˈhɑstəl/ (an affordable overnight lodging place)  :: auberge {f}, pension {f}
hostel {n} (short for youth hostel) SEE: youth hostel  ::
hoster {n} (provider of online hosting)  :: hébergeur {m}
hostess {n} (female host)  :: hôtesse {f}, maîtresse de maison
hostess {n} (stewardess)  :: hôtesse de l'air {f}
hostile {adj} /ˈhɒstaɪl/ (belonging or appropriate to an enemy)  :: hostile
hostility {n} /hɒˈstɪlɪti/ (state of being hostile)  :: hostilité {f}
hosting {n} /ˈhoʊstɪŋ/ (running and maintaining a computer system)  :: hébergement {m}
hot {adj} /hɑt/ (having a high temperature)  :: (très) chaud
hot {adj} (of the weather)  :: faire chaud
hot {adj} (feeling the sensation of heat)  :: to be hot: avoir chaud [the adjective cannot be translated alone in this sense]
hot {adj} (feverish)  :: fiévreux
hot {adj} (spicy)  :: épicé, piquant
hot {adj} (slang: stolen)  :: chouré
hot {adj} (electrically charged)  :: vif {m}
hot {adj} (radioactive)  :: radioactif
hot {adj} (slang: physically very attractive)  :: sexy, [coarse slang] bonne {f}
hot {adj} (very close to finding or guessing something to be found or guessed)  :: brûlant {m}
hot air {n} (empty, confused or exaggerated talk)  :: vent {m}
hot-air balloon {n} (A balloon-shaped aircraft filled with hot air.)  :: montgolfière {f}
hotbed {n} (place ideal for the growth of something undesirable)  :: nid {m}
hot chocolate {n} (beverage)  :: chocolat chaud {m}
hotchpotch {n} (hodgepodge) SEE: hodgepodge  ::
hot dog {v} (to perform a dangerous act as display) SEE: show off  ::
hot dog {n} /ˈhɑt.dɑɡ/ (frankfurter in a bun)  :: hot-dog {m}, [Quebec] chien chaud {m}
hotel {n} /hoʊˈtɛɫ/ (establishment providing accommodation)  :: hôtel {m}
hotelier {n} /oʊ.təl.ˈjeɪ/ (someone who runs a hotel)  :: hôtelier {m}, hôtelière {f}
hot flash {n} (sudden sensation of heat, symptom of the menopause) SEE: hot flush  ::
hot flush {n} (sudden sensation of heat, symptom of the menopause)  :: bouffée de chaleur {f}
hothead {n} (one who reacts quickly and without thinking carefully first)  :: tête brulée {f}
hothouse {n} (brothel) SEE: brothel  ::
hothouse {n} (environment that encourages development)  :: vivier {m}
hotkey {n} (keyboard shortcut) SEE: keyboard shortcut  ::
hotline {n} (telephone line that is able to give immediate assistance)  :: téléphone rouge {m}
hotline {n}  :: hotline {f}, aide en ligne {f}
hot on someone's heels {adj} (close behind)  :: aux trousses de
hot pants {n} (small shorts)  :: mini-short {m} micro-short {m}
hotplate {n} (semi-portable stove)  :: plaque de cuisson {f}, plaque chauffante {f}
hot pot {n} (stew of beef or lamb and potatoes)  :: fondue avec bouillon {f}
hot pot {n} (communal meal in China)  :: fondue chinoise {f}
hot sauce {n} /ˈhɒtˌsɔs/ (condiment made from chile peppers)  :: sauce piquante {f}, sauce Chili {f}
hotshot {n} (Someone with exceptional skills in a certain field)  :: as {m}, champion {m}
hot spell {n} (heatwave) SEE: heatwave  ::
hot spot {n} (geology: the surface manifestation of a plume)  :: point chaud {m}
Hottentot teal {n} (Anas hottentota)  :: sarcelle hottentote {f}
hottie {n} (informal: hot-water bottle) SEE: hot water bottle  ::
hot water {n} (hot liquid)  :: eau chaude {f}
hot water bottle {n} (a flexible bottle for heat therapy)  :: bouillotte {f}
hot water heater {n} (apparatus in which water is heated for domestic hot water)  :: chauffe-eau {m}
hound {n} /haʊnd/ (dog)  :: chien de chasse {m}, braque {m}, molosse, chien courant {m}
hound's tongue {n} (Cynoglossum officinale)  :: cynoglosse
houndstooth {n} /ˈhaʊndstuːθ/ (fabric pattern)  :: pied-de-poule {m}
hour {n} /ˈaʊɚ/ (time period of sixty minutes)  :: heure {f}
hourglass {n} /ˈaʊəɡlɑːs/ (clock)  :: sablier {m}
hourglass figure {n} (a human body shape resembling an hourglass)  :: taille de guêpe {f}
hour hand {n} (hand of clock)  :: petite aiguille {f}
houri {n} /ˈhʊəɹi/ ((Islam) a nymph in the form of a beautiful virgin)  :: houri {f}
house {n} /haʊs/ (human abode)  :: maison {f}
house {n} (archetypal structure of a human abode)  :: maison {f}
house {n} (debating chamber for government politicians)  :: chambre {f}
house {v} (keep within a structure or container)  :: garer, loger
house {v} (admit to residence)  :: héberger, abriter, loger
house {n} (bingo) SEE: bingo  ::
house {n} (genre of music) SEE: house music  ::
house arrest {n} (confinement of a person, by authorities, to his or her residence)  :: résidence surveillée, assignation à résidence
housebroken {adj} (house-trained) SEE: house-trained  ::
house-broken {adj} (house-trained) SEE: house-trained  ::
house cat {n} (domestic cat) SEE: domestic cat  ::
housecloth {n} (old cloth used for cleaning)  :: chiffon {f}
house cricket {n} (Acheta domestica)  :: grillon domestique {m}
housefly {n} (fly)  :: mouche domestique {f}
household {n} /ˈhaʊshoʊld/ (those living in the same residence)  :: foyer {m}, ménage
household {adj} (found in or having its origin in a home)  :: domestique {m} {f}
household appliance {n} (machine)  :: électroménager {m}
house husband {n} (husband who remains in the homestead) SEE: househusband  ::
househusband {n} (husband who remains in the homestead)  :: homme au foyer {m}, ménager {m}
housekeeper {n} (one who looks after the home by herself)  :: ménagère
housekeeper {n} (head of the female staff of a large home)  :: gouvernante
housekeeping {n} (chores of maintaining a house as a residence)  :: ménage {m}
houseleek {n} /ˈhaʊsliːk/ (Sempervivum)  :: joubarbe {f}
house mouse {n} (mouse of the species Mus musculus)  :: souris {f}
house music {n} (type of electronic dance music with an uptempo beat and recurring kickdrum)  :: house music {f} , house {f}
house of cards {n} (structure made by laying cards perpendicularly on top of each other)  :: château de cartes {m}
house of cards {n} (structure or argument built on a shaky foundation)  :: château de cartes {m}
House of Commons {prop} (lower house in UK or Canadian parliament)  :: Chambre des communes {f}
house of ill fame {n} (brothel) SEE: brothel  ::
House of Lords {prop} (upper chamber of UK parliament)  :: Chambre des Lords {f}
House of Representatives {prop} (lower house of parliament)  :: Chambre des représentants {f}
house points {n} (Points awarded to a member of a grammar school for some achievement)  :: bon point {m}
house sparrow {n} (Passer domesticus)  :: moineau domestique {m}, moineau franc {m}
house-trained {adj} (trained not to excrete indoors)  :: propre, dressé
housewarming {n} (party)  :: pendaison de crémaillère {f}
housewife {n} /ˈhaʊs.waɪf/ (female head of household)  :: maîtresse de maison {f}, femme au foyer {f}
housewife {n} (case for materials used in sewing)  :: trousse de couture {f}, boîte à ouvrage {f}
house wine {n} (a relatively inexpensive wine sold in restaurants)  :: vin de maison, vin de pays
housework {n} (domestic household chores)  :: ménage {m}
housing {n} /ˈhaʊzɪŋ/ (activity of enclosing or providing residence)  :: logement
housing {n} (residences)  :: logement {m}, résidence {f}
housing estate {n} (group of buidings)  :: lotissement {m}
Houthist {adj}  :: houthiste
hovel {n} /ˈhʌvəl/ (poor cottage)  :: taudis {m}
hover {v} /ˈhʌ.vɚ/ (to float in the air)  :: planer
hover {v} (to linger in one place)  :: faire du sur-place
hover {v} (to waver, or be uncertain)  :: hésiter
hover {v} (to place the cursor over a hyperlink)  :: placer le curseur au-dessus d'un hyperlien
hovercraft {n} /ˈhʌvɚ.kɹæft/ (a vehicle supported on a cushion of air)  :: aéroglisseur {m}
how {adv} /haʊ/ (to what degree)  :: comment
how {adv} (in what manner)  :: comment
how {adv} (used as a modifier to indicate surprise, delight, or other strong feelings)  :: comme, que
how {adv} (in what state)  :: comment
how {conj} (in which way)  :: comment
how are you {phrase} /haʊ ˈɑɹ ju/ (greeting)  :: comment allez-vous ? (formal or plural), comment vas-tu ? (informal singular), ça va ? [informal], comment ça va ? [informal]
howbeit {adv} /haʊˈbiː.ɪt/ (be that as it may)  :: quoi qu'il en soit, néanmoins
how come {adv} (why)  :: comment se fait-il que, comment se fait-ce que, pourquoi, comment il se fait
how do I get to {phrase} (how do I get to...?)  :: comment puis-je me rendre à... ?, comment aller à
how do I get to the airport {phrase} (how do I get to the airport?)  :: comment aller à l'aéroport?, comment puis-je me rendre à l'aéroport?
how do I get to the bus station {phrase} (how do I get to the bus station?)  :: comment aller à la gare routière ?
how do I get to the train station {phrase} (how do I get to the train station?)  :: comment aller à la gare
how do you do {phrase} (Phrase: how do you do)  :: enchanté {m}, enchantée {f}
how do you pronounce this word {phrase} /ˈhaʊ duː ˈjuː pɹəˈnaʊns ðɪs ˈwɝd/ (how do you pronounce this word?)  :: comment prononce-t-on ce mot ?
how do you say...in English {phrase} (request for translation into English)  :: comment dit-on...en anglais?
how do you spell this word {phrase} (how do you spell this word?)  :: comment écrit-on ce mot ?
howdy {interj} (hi) SEE: hi  ::
however {adv} /haʊˈɛvɚ/ (nevertheless)  :: cependant, pourtant, néanmoins, toutefois, nonobstant
however {adv} (to whatever extent or degree)  :: peu importe
however {adv} (in whatever way or manner)  :: de quelque manière que ce soit, quelle que soit sa manière
howitzer {n} /ˈhaʊɪtsəɹ/ (a cannon)  :: obusier {m}
howitzer {n}  :: obusier {m}
howl {n} /haʊl/ (protracted, mournful cry of a dog or a wolf)  :: hurlement
howl {v} (To utter a loud, protracted, mournful sound or cry, as dogs and wolves often do)  :: hurler
howler {n} (animal)  :: hurleur {m}
howler {n} (mistake)  :: bourde {f}, gaffe {f}
how long {adv} (how long (length of time))  :: pour/depuis combien de temps, depuis quand, combien de temps
how many {determiner} (what number)  :: combien
how many languages do you speak {phrase} (how many languages do you speak?)  :: [formal] combien de langues parlez-vous ?, [informal] combien de langues parles-tu ?
how many siblings do you have {phrase} (how many siblings do you have?)  :: [formal] combien de frères et soeurs avez-vous?
how manyth {adj} (standing for an unknown or queried ordinal number)  :: combientième
how much {determiner} (what quantity)  :: combien
how much {adv} (what is the cost/price)  :: c'est combien
how much does it cost {phrase} (How much is it?)  :: combien ça coûte ?, c'est combien ?
how much is it {phrase} (how much does it cost) SEE: how much does it cost  ::
how no {adv} (why not) SEE: why not  ::
how old are you {phrase} /haʊ ˈoʊld ɑɹ ˌju/ (what is your age in years)  :: quel âge as-tu? [informal], quel âge avez-vous? [formal]
how's the weather {phrase} (how's the weather?)  :: comment est le temps ?, quel temps fait-il ?
how's tricks {phrase} (informal greeting)  :: ça gaze?
howzit {interj} (what's up) SEE: what's up  ::
HQ {n} (Headquarters)  :: QG {m} (for "quartier général")
Hérault {prop} (département)  :: Hérault {f}
HRM {initialism} (human resources management)  :: DRH {f}
HRM {initialism} (Halifax Regional Municipality)  :: MRH {f}
Hrodna {prop} (Grodno) SEE: Grodno  ::
hryvnia {n} /ˈhɹɪvnɪə/ (Ukrainian currency)  :: hryvnia {f}
HSK {prop} (HSK)  :: test d'évaluation de chinois {m}, Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi {m}, HSK {m}
HTML {prop} (initialism)  :: HTML {m}
HTML5 {prop} (initialism)  :: HTML5 {m}
HTTP cookie {n} (packet of information sent by a server to a World Wide Web browser and then returned by the browser each time it accesses that server)  :: cookie {m}
Huaqiao {n} (overseas Chinese)  :: Huaqiao {m} {f}
hub {n} /hʌb/ (central part of a wheel)  :: moyeu {m}
hub {n} (point where many routes meet)  :: pôle {m}
hub {n} (computer networking device)  :: concentrateur {m}
hub {n} (block for scotching a wheel)  :: cale {f}
Hubble constant {prop} (number)  :: loi de Hubble
hubbub {n} /ˈhʌbʌb/ (A confused uproar, commotion, tumult or racket.)  :: brouhaha {m}
hubcap {n} (decorative disk for wheels)  :: chapeau de roue {m}, enjoliveur {m}
Hubert {prop} /ˈhjubɚt/ (male given name)  :: Hubert
hubris {n} /ˈhjuːbɹɪs/ (excessive pride or arrogance)  :: hybris
huchen {n} /ˈhuːkən/ (Hucho hucho)  :: Huchon
huckster {n} (peddler) SEE: peddler  ::
huddle {n} /ˈhʌdəl/ (dense and disorderly crowd)  :: foule dense et désordonnée
huddle {adj} (crowd together)  :: se blottir
huddle {adj} (curl one's legs up to the chest)  :: se blottir
Hudson Bay {prop} (inland sea)  :: baie d'Hudson
hue {n} /(h)ju/ (color or shade of color; tint; dye)  :: teinte {f}
hue {n}  :: nuance {f}
Hue {prop} /ˈhweɪ/ (city, province of Vietnam)  :: Hué
Huelva {prop} /ˈ(h)wɛlvɑ/ (city and province in Andalusia, Spain)  :: Huelva {f}
huffy {adj} /ˈhʌfi/ (Angry, annoyed)  :: vexé
huffy {adj} (Easily offended)  :: susceptible
hug {n} /hʌɡ/ (affectionate embrace)  :: étreinte {f}, câlin {m}, accolade
hug {v} (embrace)  :: étreindre, serrer, embrasser
huge {adj} /hjuːdʒ/ (very large)  :: énorme
hugely {adv} (hugely)  :: colossalement
huggable {adj} /ˈhʌɡ.ə.bəl/ (capable of, or suitable for, being hugged)  :: douillet, confortable
Hugh {prop} /hjuː/ (male given name)  :: Hugues
Hugo {prop} (male given name) SEE: Hugh  ::
Hugo {prop} /ˈhjuɡoʊ/ (a French surname)  :: Hugo {m} {f}
Huguenot {n} /ˈhju.ɡə.nɒt/ (a member of the Protestant Reformed Church of France during the 16th and 17th century)  :: huguenot {m}, huguenote {f}
huh {interj} /hʌ/ (expressing doubt or confusion)  :: hein
huh {interj} (to reinforce a question)  :: hein
huh {interj} (to indicate that one didn't hear)  :: hein
huh {interj} (tag question)  :: hein
Hui {prop} (dialect)  :: hui {m}
hula hoop {n} /ˈhuːlə ˌhuːp/ (toy in the form of a large hoop)  :: hula hoop {m}
hulk {n} /hʌlk/ (non-functional, floating ship)  :: épave {f}
hull {n} /hʌl/ (outer covering of a fruit or seed)  :: coque {f}, cosse {f}
hull {v} (to remove the hull of a fruit or seed; to peel)  :: écosser, décortiquer
hull {n} (frame of a ship or plane)  :: coque {f}
Hull {prop} (Hull, Quebec, Canada)  :: Hull
hullaballoo {n} (uproar or commotion)  :: buzz {m}, branle-bas {m}, branlebas {m}, excitation {f}, émeute {f}
hullaballoo {v} (to make an uproar or commotion)  :: faire des chichis, chichiter
hullabaloo {n} (uproar or fuss)  :: tintamarre {m}
hum {v} /ˈhʌm/ (to make sound with lips closed)  :: fredonner
hum {v} (to drone like certain insects naturally do in motion)  :: bourdonner
hum {v} (to be busily active like a beehive)  :: fourmiller
human {adj} /(ç)ju̟ːmən]/ (of or belonging to the species Homo sapiens)  :: humain
human {adj} (having the nature or attributes of a human being)  :: humain
human {n} (a human being)  :: humain {m}, humaine {f}, homme {m}
human being {n} (a human being) SEE: human  ::
human being {n} (person)  :: être humain {m}, humain {m}, humaine {f}, homme
humanely {adv} (In a humane way)  :: humainement
human immunodeficiency virus {n} (human immunodeficiency virus)  :: virus de l'immunodéficience humaine {m}
humanin {n}  :: humanine {m}
humanism {n} /ˈhjuːmənɪz(ə)m/ (historical revival of Classical culture)  :: humanisme {m}
humanism {n} (ethical system)  :: humanisme {m}
humanism {n} (humanitarianism)  :: humanisme {m}
humanist {n} /ˈçuːmənɪst/ (proponent of the group of ethical stances)  :: humaniste {m} {f}
humanitarian {adj} (concerned with people's welfare)  :: humanitaire, humanitariste {m} {f}
humanitarian {n} (person with humanitarian concerns)  :: humanitariste {m} {f}, humaniste {m} {f}
humanitarianism {n} (humanitarian philosophy)  :: humanitarisme {m}
humanities {n} /hjuˈmæn.ɪ.tiz/ (language, literature, etc.)  :: sciences humaines {f-p}
humanity {n} /hjuˈmænɪti/ (human beings as a group)  :: humanité {f}
humanity {n} (human condition)  :: humanité {f}
humanity {n} (quality of being benevolent)  :: humanité {f}
humanize {v} /ˈhjuː.mə.naɪz/ (to make human)  :: humaniser
humankind {n} (human race) SEE: mankind  ::
humankind {n} (the human race)  :: humanité {f}, genre humain
humankind {n} (mankind; humanity) SEE: human race  ::
humanly {adv} /ˈhjuːmənli/ (in a human manner)  :: humainement
human milk {n} (breast milk) SEE: breast milk  ::
human nature {n} (set of qualities shared by all humans)  :: nature humaine {f}
humanoid {adj} /ˈhjuːmənɔɪd/ (having the appearance or characteristics of a human)  :: humanoïde
human pyramid {n} (tower made of people)  :: pyramide humaine {f}
human race {n} (the human race) SEE: humankind  ::
human race {n} (mankind; humanity)  :: humanité {f}
human resource management {n} (process)  :: gestion des ressources humaines {f}, gestion du personnel {f}
human resources {n} (the personnel department of an organization)  :: ressources humaines
human right {n} (a basic right that all humans should be guaranteed)  :: droit humain {m}
human rights {n} (the basic rights and freedoms that all humans should be guaranteed)  :: droits de l'homme {m-p}, droits humains {m-p}, droits de la personne {m-p}
human shield {n} (civilians placed in or around targets)  :: bouclier humain {m}
human trafficking {n} (criminal activity in which people are recruited, etc. to serve an exploitative purpose)  :: traite {f}
humation {n} (burial, internment, inhumation)  :: inhumation {f}
humble {adj} /ˈhʌmbəl/ (thinking lowly of oneself)  :: humble
humbly {adv} /ˈhʌmbli/ (in a humble manner)  :: humblement
humdrum {adj} (lacking variety or excitement; dull; boring)  :: monotone, ennuyeux, embétant, soporifique
humdrum {n} (The quality of lacking variety or excitement; dullness)  :: traintrain {m}
humerus {n} /ˈhjuːməɹəs/ (bone of the upper arm)  :: humérus {m}
humid {adj} /ˈhjuːmɪd/ (slightly wet)  :: mouillé
humidification {n} (process)  :: humidification {f}
humidifier {n} (A device that is used to increase the humidity of the air)  :: humidificateur {m} (machine), saturateur {m} (water container)
humidity {n} /hjuːˈmɪdɪti/ (dampness, especially that of the air)  :: humidité {f}
humidity {n} (amount of water vapour in the air)  :: humidité {f}
humiliate {v} /hjuːˈmɪliˌeɪt/ (to injure a person's dignity and self-respect)  :: humilier
humiliating {adj} (liable to humiliate)  :: humiliant
humiliation {n} /hjuːˌmɪliˈeɪʃən/ (the act of humiliating or humbling someone; abasement of pride; mortification)  :: humiliation {f}
humiliation {n} (the state of being humiliated, humbled or reduced to lowliness or submission)  :: humiliation {f}
humility {n} (characteristic of being humble)  :: humilité {f}
hummingbird {n} /ˈhʌmɪŋˌbɝd/ (any of various small American birds in the family Trochilidae)  :: colibri {m}, oiseau-mouche {m}
hummock {n} (small hill) SEE: hillock  ::
hummus {n} /ˈhʊməs/ (dip made of chickpea paste)  :: houmous {m}
humongous {adj} /ˌhjuːˈmʌŋɡəs/ (extremely large)  :: gigantesque, énorme
humoresque {n} (playful composition)  :: humoresque {f}
humorist {n} (writer of humor)  :: humoriste {m} {f}
humorous {adj} /ˈhjuːməɹəs/ (full of humor or arousing laughter; funny)  :: humoristique, amusant
humour {n} /ˈhjuːmɚ/ (something funny)  :: humour {m}
humour {n} (mood)  :: humeur {m}, disposition {f}
humour {n}  :: humour {m}
humour {v} (to pacify by indulging)  :: amadouer
hump {n} /hʌmp/ (mound of earth)  :: bosse {f}
hump {n} (rounded fleshy mass)  :: bosse {f}
hump {n} (deformity of the human back)  :: bosse {f}
hump {n} (act of sexual intercourse)  :: sauterie {f}
hump {n} (bad mood)  :: cafard {f}
hump {v} (transitive: to bend something into a hump)  :: arrondir
hump {v} (transitive, slang: to carry something, especially with some exertion)  :: trimballer
hump {v} (transitive, slang: to have sex with)  :: sauter
hump {v} (intransitive, slang: to carry, especially with some exertion)  :: trimballer
hump {v} (intransitive, slang: to have sex)  :: [slang] baiser
humpback {n} (humped back)  :: bosse {f}
humpback {n} (humpbacked person)  :: bossu {m}, bossue {f}
humpbacked {adj} (having a hump on the back)  :: bossu
humpback whale {n} (Megaptera novaeangliae)  :: baleine à bosse
humph {interj} /hʌmf/ (used to express doubt or disapproval)  :: hum
humuhumunukunukuapuaa {n} /ˌhumuˌhumuˌnukuˌnukuˌaːpuˈaʔa/ (either of two species of triggerfish)  :: baliste écharpe {m}
humus {n} /ˈhjuːməs/ (group of compounds in soil)  :: humus {m}
Hun {n} (German) SEE: German  ::
Hun {n} /hʌn/ (member of nomadic tribe)  :: Hun {m}
Hun {n} (derogatory: German) SEE: Fritz  ::
hunch {n} /hʌntʃ/ (hump; protuberance)  :: bosse {f}
hunch {n} (idea, theory)  :: intuition, pressentiment
hunch {v} (to slouch, stoop, curl, or lean)  :: se voûter
hunchback {n} /ˈhʌntʃbæk/ (vulgar: person with kyphosis)  :: bossu {m}, bossue {f}
hunchback {n} (one who is stooped or hunched over) SEE: humpback  ::
hunchback {n} (deformed upper spinal column) SEE: humpback  ::
hunchbacked {adj} (having hunched back) SEE: humpbacked  ::
hundred {num} /ˈhʌndɹəd/ (cardinal number 100)  :: cent {m}
hundred-first {adj} (ordinal number)  :: cent unième (abbreviation 101ème)
hundred-first {n} (the person or thing in the hundred-first position)  :: cent unième {m} {f}
hundred-first {n} (one of a hundred one equal parts of a whole)  :: cent unième {m}
hundredth {adj} /ˈhʌndɹɛdθ/ (ordinal of 100)  :: centième (abbreviation 100ème)
hundredth {n} (person or thing in the hundredth position)  :: centième {m} {f}
hundredth {n} (one of a hundred equal parts of a whole)  :: centième {m}
hundred thousand {num} (100,000)  :: cent-mille {m}
hundredweight {n} (measure of weight (some may be only approximately equivalent))  :: quintal {m}
Hundred Years' War {prop} (a conflict between France and England, lasting 116 years from 1337 to 1453)  :: guerre de cent ans {f}
Hungarian {adj} /hʌŋˈɡɛə.ɹi.ən/ (of, from, or pertaining to Hungary)  :: hongrois
Hungarian {n} (person from Hungary)  :: Hongrois {m}, Hongroise {f}
Hungarian {prop} (the language)  :: hongrois {m}
Hungarian hound {n} (hunting dog)  :: chien courant hongrois {m}
Hungarian notation {n} /hʌŋˈɡɛɹi.ən noʊˈteɪʃən/ (Hungarian notation)  :: notation hongroise {f}
Hungary {prop} /ˈhʌŋ.ɡəɹ.i/ (the country)  :: Hongrie {f}
hunger {n} /ˈhʌŋɡɚ/ (need for food)  :: faim {f}
hunger {n} (strong desire)  :: soif {f}
hunger {v} (need food)  :: avoir faim
hunger {v} (desire)  :: avoir soif
hunger strike {n} (a fast undertaken as a means of protest)  :: grève de faim {f}
hungover {adj} /ˈhʌŋˌəʊ.və(ɹ)/ (suffering from a hangover)  :: ayant la gueule de bois, ayant mal aux cheveux
hung parliament {n} /hʌŋ ˈpɑːləmənt/ (parliament in which no single political party has an outright majority)  :: parlement minoritaire {m}
hungrily {adv} (in a hungry manner)  :: voracement, avidement
hungry {adj} /ˈhʌŋ.ɡɹi/ (affected by hunger; desirous of food)  :: affamé, avoir faim [to be hungry]
hunker {v} /ˈhʌŋkɚ/ (To crouch or squat close to the ground)  :: s'accroupir
hunker down {v} (take shelter; prepare for an eventuality)  :: se retrancher
hunt {v} /hʌnt/ (to chase down prey)  :: chasser
hunt {v} (to search for something)  :: chercher
hunt {n} (the act of hunting, shooting)  :: chasse {f}
hunter {n} /ˈhʌntɚ/ (person who hunts game)  :: chasseur {m}
hunter {n} (hunting dog)  :: chien de chasse {m}
hunter {n} (hunting horse)  :: cheval de chasse {m}
hunter {n} (person who searches for something)  :: chercheur {m}, chercheuse {f}
hunter-gatherer {n} (person whose main food source is hunting and gathering)  :: chasseur-cueilleur {m}
hunting {n} /ˈhʌntɪŋ/ (chasing and killing animals for sport or to get food)  :: chasse {f}, vènerie {f}
hunting {n} (looking for something)  :: chasse {f}
hunting dog {n}  :: chien de chasse {m}
hunting whip {n} (whip with a hooked horn handle)  :: le fouet de chasse
huntress {n} /ˈhʌntɹɪs/ (female who hunts)  :: chasseresse {f}
hurdle {n} /ˈhɝdəl/ (artificial barrier over which people or horses jump in a race)  :: haie {f}
hurdle {n} (perceived obstacle)  :: obstacle {m}, barrière {f}
hurdle {n} (movable frame of wattled twigs)  :: claie {f}
hurdy-gurdy {n} /ˈhɝː.diˌɡɝː.di/ (stringed instrument)  :: vielle à roue {f}
hurdy-gurdy {n} (barrel organ) SEE: barrel organ  ::
hurl {v} /hɝl/ (throw with force)  :: projeter
hurl {v} (vomit)  :: débecter, débecqueter
hurler {n} (pitcher) SEE: pitcher  ::
Huron {n}  :: Huron {m}
Huronian {adj} (all senses)  :: huronien
hurrah {interj} /həˈɹɑː/ (expressing approval, appreciation, or happiness)  :: hourra
hurrah {n} (a cheer; a cry of hurrah)  :: hourra {m}
hurricane {n} /ˈhʌɹɪˌkeɪn/ (weather phenomenon)  :: ouragan {m}
hurricane {n} (meteorology: a wind scale for quite strong wind)  :: ouragan {m}
hurry {n} /ˈhʌ.ɹi/ (rushed action)  :: précipitation {f}, hâte {f}
hurry {v} (to do things quickly)  :: se dépêcher, se hâter
hurry up {v} (go faster)  :: se dépêcher
hurt {v} /hɝt/ (to be painful)  :: faire mal
hurt {v} (to cause physical pain and/or injury)  :: blesser
hurt {v} (to cause emotional pain)  :: faire mal, blesser
hurt {adj} (wounded, injured)  :: blessé
hurtful {adj} (tending to hurt someone's feelings)  :: blessant
hurtle {v} /hɝtl/ (To move rapidly, violently, or without control)  :: s'élancer, foncer
hurt someone's feelings {v} (to offend someone)  :: blesser, vexer
Hus {prop} (A Czech surname​)  :: Hus
Husayn {prop} (Husayn)  :: Hussein {m}
husband {n} /ˈhʌzbənd/ (male partner in marriage)  :: mari {m}, époux {m}
husband {v} (to conserve)  :: ménager
husband and wife {n} (husband and wife)  :: mari et femme {m-p}
husbandry {n} /ˈhʌzbəndɹi/ (agriculture)  :: agriculture {f}
hush {n} /hʌʃ/ (silence)  :: silence {f}
hush money {n} (bribe to maintain secrecy)  :: pot-de-vin {m}, bakchich {m}
husk {n} /hʌsk/ (exterior of certain vegetables or fruits)  :: écale {f}
husky {adj} /ˈhʌs.ki/ (hoarse and rough-sounding)  :: rauque, enroué
husky {adj}  :: enroué
husky {n} (Any of several breeds of dogs used as sled dogs)  :: husky {m}
hussar {n} (light cavalry of any of several European armies)  :: hussard {m}
Hussite {n} (follower)  :: hussite {m} {f}
hussy {n} /ˈhʌsi/ ((obsolete) a housewife or housekeeper)  :: garce [fam.]
hussy {n} (a cheeky or disrespectful girl; a woman showing inappropriate or improper behaviour)  :: pimbêche {f}, pécore {f}
hustle {v} (to rush or hurry)  :: bousculer
hustle {n} (rush or hurry)  :: bousculade
hustle and bustle {n} (activity)  :: tourbillon d'activité, animation {m}, rumeur {f}, bruit {m}, vacarme {m}
hustler {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute  ::
hustler {n} /ˈhʌsləɹ/ (a pimp)  :: mac
hustler {n} (a male prostitute who sells his services to men)  :: giton {m}
hut {n} /hʌt/ (small wooden shed)  :: hutte {f}
hut {n} (primitive dwelling)  :: hutte {f}
hutong {n} (lane) SEE: lane  ::
hutong {n} (alley) SEE: alley  ::
hutong {n} (a Chinese narrow lane/alley)  :: hutong {m}
hutter {n} (someone who lives in a hut)  :: huttier {m}
hyacinth {n} /ˈhaɪəsɪnθ/ (plant of the genus Hyacinthus)  :: jacinthe {f}
Hyacinth {prop} (Hyacinthus) SEE: Hyacinthus  ::
Hyacinthus {prop} /ˌhaɪəˈsɪnθəs/ (Greek hero)  :: Hyacinthe
hybrid {n} /ˈhaɪ.bɹɪd/ (biology: offspring resulting from crossbreeding)  :: hybride {m} {f}
hybrid {n} (word derived from different languages)  :: hybride {m} {f}
hybrid {adj} (consisting of diverse components)  :: hybride {m} {f}
hybridization {n} /haɪ.bɹɪd.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ (act of hybridizing)  :: hybridation
hydathode {n} (tissue through which water is excreted)  :: hydathode {m}
Hyderabad {prop} /ˈhaɪdəɹəbɑːd/ (capital of Telangana)  :: Hyderābād
hydra {n} /ˈhaɪdɹə/ (any of several small freshwater polyps of the genus Hydra and related genera)  :: hydre {f}
Hydra {prop} /ˈhaɪ̯dɹə/ (mythical serpent)  :: Hydre de Lerne
Hydra {prop} (constellation)  :: Hydre {f}
Hydra {prop} (one of Pluto's moons)  :: Hydra, Hydre
hydrangea {n} /haɪˈdɹeɪnd͡ʒ(i)ə/ (shrub)  :: hortensia {m}
hydrargyrum {n} /haɪˈdɹɑːd͡ʒɪɹəm/ (cognate translations of hydrargyrum — otherwise see mercury)  :: hydrargyre {m}
hydrate {n} /ˈhaɪdɹeɪt/ (solid compound containing or linked to water molecules)  :: hydrate {m}
hydration {n} /haɪˈdɹeɪʃən/  :: hydratation {f}
hydrator {n} (something that hydrates)  :: hydrateur {m}
hydraulic {adj} /haɪˈdɹɔːlɪk/ (Having to do with water)  :: hydraulique
hydraulic {adj} (Related to hydraulics)  :: hydraulique
hydraulically {adv} (using hydraulics)  :: hydrauliquement
hydraulic fracturing {n} (technique in which a mixture of water and sand is forced down an oil well)  :: fracturation hydraulique {f}, hydrofracturation {f}, fracking {m}
hydraulics {n} /haɪˈdɹɔːlɪks/ (engineering science that deals with liquid in motion)  :: hydraulique {f}
hydrazide {n} (compound)  :: hydrazide {m}
hydrazoic {adj}  :: azothydrique
hydride {n} (compound of hydrogen)  :: hydrure {m}
hydro- {prefix} (pertaining to water)  :: hydro-
hydrobiology {n} (study of the biology of the organisms that inhabit bodies of water)  :: hydrobiologie {f}
hydrocarbon {n} (compound of carbon and hydrogen)  :: hydrocarbure {m}
hydrocephalus {n} (skull enlargement due to fluid)  :: hydrocéphalie {f}
hydrochemistry {n} (part of hydrology)  :: hydrochimie {f}
hydrochloric {adj} (relating to hydrochloric acid)  :: chlorhydrique
hydrochloric acid {n} (strong acid made by dissolving the gas, hydrogen chloride)  :: acide chlorhydrique, acide muriatique
hydrochloride {n} (hydrochloric acid with an organic base)  :: chlorhydrate {m}
hydrocyanic acid {n} (prussic acid)  :: acide prussique {m}, acide cyanhydrique {m}
hydroelectric {adj} (that generates electricity by converting the energy of moving water)  :: hydro-électrique
hydroelectric {adj} (relating to the electricity so produced)  :: hydro-électrique
hydrofluoric {adj} (containing hydrogen and fluorine)  :: fluorhydrique
hydrofoil {n} /ˈhaɪˌdɹoʊ.foɪl/ (wing)  :: plan porteur {m}
hydrofoil {n} (vessel)  :: hydroptère {m}
hydrofracking {n} (hydraulic fracturing) SEE: hydraulic fracturing  ::
hydrogamy {n} (pollination by means of water)  :: hydrogamie {f}
hydrogen {n} /ˈhaɪdɹədʒən/ (chemical element)  :: hydrogène {m}
hydrogen {n} (molecular hydrogen)  :: hydrogène {m}
hydrogenate {v} /ˈhaɪdɹədʒəneɪt/ (treat or react with hydrogen)  :: hydrogéner
hydrogenated {adj} (that has been treated, or reacted with hydrogen)  :: hydrogéné
hydrogenation {n} (the chemical reaction of hydrogen with another substance)  :: hydrogénation {f}
hydrogen bomb {n} (thermonuclear bomb)  :: bombe à hydrogène {f}
hydrogen chloride {n} (compound with the formula HCl)  :: chlorure d'hydrogène {m}
hydrogen cyanide {n} (the compound HCN)  :: cyanure d'hydrogène {m}
hydrogenous {adj} /haɪˈdɹɑdʒənəs/ (containing hydrogen)  :: hydrogénique
hydrogen peroxide {n} (H2O2)  :: peroxyde d'hydrogène {m}
hydrogen sulfide {n} (H2S)  :: sulfure d'hydrogène {m}, hydrogène sulfuré {m}
hydrogen vehicle {n} (any vehicle that uses hydrogen as its principal fuel)  :: moteur à hydrogène
hydrogeology {n} (the geology of groundwater)  :: hydrogéologie {f}
hydrography {n} (Measurement and description of navigable waters)  :: hydrographie {f}
hydrologist {n} /haɪˈdɹɒl.ə.dʒɪst/ (one who is skilled in, professes or practices hydrology)  :: hydrogiste {m} {f}
hydrology {n} (science related to water)  :: hydrologie {f}
hydrolysis {n} (a chemical process of decomposition)  :: hydrolyse {f}
hydrolyze {v} (subject to hydrolysis)  :: hydrolyser
hydronym {n} /ˈhʌɪdɹənɪm/ (name of a body of water)  :: hydronyme {m}
hydrophilic {adj} (having an affinity for water)  :: hydrophile
hydrophobic {adj} (of, or having, hydrophobia)  :: hydrophobe
hydrophobic {adj} (lacking an affinity for water)  :: hydrophobe
hydrophyte {n} /ˈhaɪdɹəfaɪt/ (plant that lives in or requires an abundance of water)  :: hydrophyte {m}
hydroponics {n} (cultivation of plants in a nutrient solution)  :: hydroponie {f}
hydroscience {n}  :: hydroscience {f}
hydrosol {n} (sol in which the continuous phase is water)  :: hydrosol {m}
hydrosphere {n} (waters of the Earth)  :: hydrosphère {f}
hydrotaxis {n} (movement in response to water)  :: hydrotropisme {m}, hydrotaxie {f}
hydrotropism {n} (the movement of an organism either towards or away from water)  :: hydrotropisme {m}, hydrotaxie {f}
hydroxide {n} (univalent anion)  :: hydroxyde {m}
hydroxyl {n} (-OH)  :: hydroxyle {m}
Hydrus {prop} (constellation)  :: Hydre mâle
hyena {n} /haɪˈiːnə/ (mammal)  :: hyène {f}
Hygieia {prop} (Greek goddess of health, hygiene, cleanliness, and sanitation)  :: Hygie
hygiene {n} /ˈhaɪdʒiːn/ (conditions and practices that promote and preserve health)  :: hygiène {f}
hygienic {adj} /haɪˈdʒiːnɪk/ (pertaining to hygiene)  :: hygiénique {m} {f}
hygienically {adv} (in a hygienic manner)  :: hygiéniquement
hygro- {prefix} (moisture)  :: hygro-
hygro- {prefix} (humidity)  :: hygro-
hygrometer {n} (instrument that measures humidity)  :: hygromètre {m}
hygrometric {adj}  :: hygrométrique
hygroscope {n} (instrument that indicates changes in atmospheric humidity)  :: hygroscope {m}
hygroscopic {adj} (readily taking up and retaining water)  :: hygroscopique
hygroscopically {adv} (in a hygroscopic way)  :: hygroscopiquement
hygroscopicity {n} (the state of being hygroscopic)  :: hygroscopicité {f}
hygroscopicity {n} (the degree to which a substance is hygroscopic)  :: hygroscopicité {f}
hygroscopy {n} (ability of a substance to attract and hold water)  :: hygroscopie {f}
hylozoism {n} (belief)  :: hylozoïsme {m}
hymen {n} /ˈhaɪmən/ (membrane which occludes the vagina)  :: hymen {m}
hymeneal {adj} /hʌɪməˈniːəl/ (pertaining to marriage)  :: hyménéen
hymeneal {adj} (pertaining to hymen)  :: hyménal, hyménéal
hymenoplasty {n}  :: hyménoplastie {f}
hymn {n} /hɪm/ (a song of praise or worship)  :: hymne {m} {f}
hyoid bone {n} (bone in the neck)  :: os hyoïde {m}, os lingual {m}
hypallage {n} /hɪˈpælədʒi/ (literary device)  :: hypallage {f}
hypanthium {n} (bottom part of a flower)  :: hypanthe {m}
hype {n} /haɪp/ (promotion)  :: matraquage publicitaire {m}, promotion {f}, propagande {f}
hype {v} (to promote)  :: promouvoir
hyper- {prefix} /ˈhaɪpɚ/  :: hyper-
hyperactive {adj} /ˈhaɪp.ə(ɹ)ˌæk.tɪv/ (having an increased state of activity)  :: hyperactif
hyperactivity {n} (Quality of being hyperactive)  :: hyperactivité {f}
hyperacusis {n} (heightened sensitivity to some sounds)  :: hyperacousie {f}
hyperarid {adj} (extremely arid, with an w:aridity aridity index of less than 0.05)  :: hyperaride
hyperbaric {adj} (of, relating to, or utilizing greater than normal pressure)  :: hyperbare
hyperbaton {n} /haɪˈpɜːbətɒn/ (rhetoric)  :: hyperbate {f}
hyperbola {n} (geometric curve)  :: hyperbole {f}
hyperbole {n} /haɪˈpɝːbəli/ (rhetorical device)  :: hyperbole {f}
hyperbolic {adj} (exaggerated)  :: hyperbolique {m} {f}
hyperbolic {adj} (pertaining to a mathematical hyperbola)  :: hyperbolique
hyperbolic {adj}  :: hyperbolique
hyperbolical {adj} (hyperbolic) SEE: hyperbolic  ::
hyperbolic cosine {n} (hyperbolic function)  :: cosinus hyperbolique {m}
hyperbolic sine {n} (hyperbolic function)  :: sinus hyperbolique
hypercapnia {n} (condition of having an abnormally high concentration of carbon dioxide in the blood)  :: hypercapnie {f}
hypercatalectic {adj} (having an extra syllable)  :: hypercatalectique
hypercomplex {adj}  :: hypercomplexe
hypercorrection {n} /ˌhaɪ.pɚ.kəˈɹɛk.ʃən/ (use of a nonstandard form)  :: hypercorrection {f}
hyperesthesia {n} (unusual sensitivity)  :: hyperesthésie {f}
hypergeometric distribution {n} (probability distribution)  :: loi hypergéométrique {f}
hyperglycemia {n} (unusually high concentration of sugar in the blood)  :: hyperglycémie {f}
hyperhidrosis {n} /haɪpəɹhaɪˈdɹoʊsɪs]/ (a medical condition)  :: hyperhidrose
Hyperion {prop} /haɪˈpɪːɹi.ən/ (a Titan, the son of Gaia and Uranus)  :: Hypérion {m}
hyperkalemia {n} (the condition of having an abnormally high concentration of potassium ions in the blood)  :: hyperkaliémie {f}
hyperlink {n} (link from one electronic document to another)  :: hyperlien {m}
hyperlink {n} (area on a Web page)  :: lien {m}, lien hypertexte, hyperlien {m}
hyperlink {v} (to point to another document by a hyperlink)  :: être lié (à), pointer (sur), contenir un lien (vers) {m}, être hyperlié (à)
hyperlink {v} (to add a hyperlink to a document)  :: lier (à), ajouter un lien (vers), hyperlier (à)
hypermarket {n} (combination of department store and supermarket)  :: hypermarché
hypermedia {n}  :: hypermédia {f}
hypermetric {adj} (having a redundant syllable)  :: hypermètre
hypermetropia {n} (disorder of the vision) SEE: farsightedness  ::
hypernatremia {n} /ˌhaɪ.pɚ.nəˈtɹi.mi.ə/ (abnormally high concentration of sodium in blood plasma)  :: hypernatrémie {f}
hypernatremic {adj} /ˌhaɪ.pɚ.nəˈtɹi.mɪk/ (having an abnormally high concentration of sodium in blood plasma)  :: hypernatrémique {m} {f}
hypernova {n} (the gravitational collapse of a massive star to form a black hole)  :: hypernova {f}
hypernucleus {n} (nucleus with hyperon)  :: hypernoyau {m}
hypernym {n} /ˈhaɪpɚnɪm/ (superordinate grouping word)  :: hyperonyme {m}
hypernymic {adj}  :: hyperonymique {m} {f}
hypernymous {adj}  :: hyperonymique {m} or {f}
hypernymy {n}  :: hyperonymie {f}
hyperon {n} (baryon with nonzero strangeness)  :: hypéron {m}
hyperonym {n} (hypernym) SEE: hypernym  ::
hyperopia {n} (disorder of the vision) SEE: farsightedness  ::
hyperphenylalaninemia {n} (medical condition)  :: hyperphénylalaninémie {f}
hyperplane {n} (an n-dimensional generalization of a plane)  :: hyperplan {m}
hyperpower {n} (international hegemon)  :: hyperpuissance
hypersensitivity {n} (heightened immune response to an antigen)  :: hypersensibilité {f}
hypersexuality {n} (extreme libido)  :: hypersexualité {f}
hypersomnia {n} (a state of drowsiness or sleepiness)  :: hypersomnie {f}
hypersonic {adj} (five times the speed of sound)  :: hypersonique
hyperspace {n} (notional space in science fiction)  :: hyperespace {m}
hyperstatic {adj} (statically indeterminate)  :: hyperstatique
hyperstaticity {n} (condition of being hyperstatic)  :: hyperstatisme {m}
hypertension {n} (abnormally high blood pressure)  :: hypertension {f}
hypertensive {adj} (of or pertaining to, or causing hypertension)  :: hypertensif, hypertenseur
hypertensive {n}  :: hypertendu {m}
hypertext {n} /ˈhaɪpəɹˌtɛkst/ (uncountable: text for the Web)  :: hypertexte {m}
hypertext {n} (countable: hypertext document)  :: document {m} hypertexte {m}
hypertextual {adj} (of or relating to hypertext)  :: hypertextuel
hyperthermia {n} (medical condition)  :: hyperthermie
hyperthermophile {n}  :: hyperthermophile {m}
hypertrophy {n} /haɪˈpɝːtɹəfi/ (an increase in the size of an organ due to swelling of the individual cells)  :: hypertrophie {f}
hypertrophy {v} (to increase in size)  :: s'hypertrophier
hyperventilation {n} /ˌhaɪpɚˌvɛntəˈleɪʃən/ (the state of breathing faster)  :: hyperventilation
hypervolemic {adj} (of or pertaining to hypervolemia)  :: hypervolémique
hypha {n} (filament that forms the mycelium of a fungus)  :: hyphe {f}
hyphen {n} /ˈhaɪ.fən/ (symbol used to join words or to indicate a word has been split)  :: trait d'union {m}, tiret {m}
hyphenate {v} /ˈhʌɪf(ə)neɪt/ (to break a word at the end of a line according to the hyphenation rules)  :: mettre la césure
hyphenation {n} /ˌhaɪfəˈneɪʃən/ (inclusion and location of hyphens)  :: césure {f}
Hypnos {prop} /ˈhɪpnɒs/ (Hypnos, the Greek god of sleep)  :: Hypnos
hypnosis {n} (a trancelike state)  :: hypnose {f}
hypnosis {n} (art or skill of hypnotism) SEE: hypnotism  ::
hypnotic {adj} /hɪpˈnɒtɪk/ (of or relating to hypnosis or hypnotism)  :: hypnotique
hypnotic {adj} (inducing sleep; soporific)  :: hypnotique, narcotique
hypnotism {n} (hypnotism)  :: hypnotisme
hypnotist {n} /ˈhɪpnətɪst/ (person who uses hypnotism)  :: hypnotiseur {m}, hypnotiseuse {f}
hypnotization {n} (act or process of producing hypnotism)  :: hypnotisation {f}
hypnotized {adj} (under hypnosis)  :: hypnotisé {m}, hypnotisée {f}, hypnotisés {m-p}, hypnotisées {f-p}
hypo- {prefix} /ˈhaɪpəʊ/  :: hypo-
hypocapnia {n} (state of reduced carbon dioxide in the blood)  :: hypocapnie {f}
hypocaust {n} (underground heating system for a bath)  :: hypocauste {m}
hypochondria {n} (psychological disorder)  :: hypocondrie {f}
hypochondriac {adj} /ˌhaɪpoʊˈkɑːndɹiæk/ (affected by hypochondria)  :: hypocondriaque, [dated] hypocondre {m} {f}
hypochondriac {adj} (related to the hypochondrium)  :: hypocondriaque {m} {f}
hypochondriac {n} (person affected with hypochondria)  :: hypocondriaque {m} {f}
hypochondriasis {n} (excessive fear of or preoccupation with a serious illness)  :: hypocondrie
hypochondrium {n} (upper region of the abdomen)  :: hypocondre {m}
hypocorism {n} /haɪˈpɒ.kəˌɹɪ.zəm/ (a term of endearment)  :: hypocoristique
hypocorism {n} (hypocoristic)  :: hypocoristique
hypocoristic {adj} /ˌhaɪpəkəˈɹɪstɪk/ (relating to a nickname, usually indicating intimacy)  :: hypocoristique {m} {f}
hypocrisy {n} /hɪˈpɑkɹəsi/ (Claim, pretense, or false representation of holding beliefs, feelings, or virtues that one does not actually possess)  :: hypocrisie {f}
hypocrite {n} /ˈhɪ.pə.kɹɪt/ (person practising hypocrisy)  :: hypocrite {m} {f}
hypocritical {adj} /hɪpəˈkɹɪtɪkəl/ (characterized by hypocrisy or being a hypocrite)  :: hypocrite
hypocycloid {n} (locus)  :: hypocycloïde {f}
hypodermic {adj} /ˌhaɪpəˈdɝmɪk/ (under the dermis)  :: hypodermique {m} {f}
hypogastric {adj} (of or pertaining the hypogastrium)  :: hypogastrique
hypogeum {n} /hʌɪpəˈd͡ʒiːəm/ (underground vault)  :: hypogée {m}
hypohydration {n} (dehydration) SEE: dehydration  ::
hypomagnesemia {n} (the condition of having an abnormally low concentration of magnesium ions in the blood)  :: hypomagnésémie {f}
hyponatremia {n} (A low concentration of sodium)  :: hyponatrémie
hyponym {n} /ˈhaɪ.poʊ.nɪm/ (more specific word)  :: hyponyme {m}
hyponymic {adj}  :: hyponymique {m} {f}
hyponymous {adj}  :: hyponymique {m} {f}
hyponymy {n}  :: hyponymie {f}
hypophosphatemia {n} (abnormally low blood phosphate level)  :: hypophosphatémie {f}
hypophysial {adj} (related to hypophysis)  :: hypophysaire {m} {f}
hypophysis {n} /haɪˈpɒfɪsɪs/ (gland)  :: hypophyse {f}
hypophysitis {n} (inflammation of the lungs)  :: hypophysite
hypopituitarism {n} /ˌhaɪpəʊpɪˈt(j)uːɪtəˌɹɪzəm/ (decrease in secretion of one or more of the eight hormones normally produced by the pituitary gland)  :: hypopituitarisme
hypoplasia {n} (being hypoplastic)  :: hypoplasie {f}
hypoptilum {n} (aftershaft) SEE: aftershaft  ::
hyporachis {n} (downy lower barbs of a feather) SEE: afterfeather  ::
hyporeflexia {n} (absence of normal reflexes)  :: hyporéflexie {f}
hypostasis {n} /ha͡ɪ.ˈpɑ.stəˌsɪs/ (sedimentary deposit)  :: hypostase {f}
hypostasis {n} (inherent reality or substance)  :: hypostase {f}
hypostasis {n} (postmortem lividity; livor mortis; suggillation) SEE: livor mortis  ::
hypostyle {adj} (architecture: having a roof supported on a row of columns)  :: hypostyle
hypotension {n} (disease of abnormally low blood pressure)  :: hypotension {f}
hypotensive {adj} (pertaining to hypotension)  :: hypotendu, hypotendu
hypotenuse {n} /haɪˈpɑt̬ənjus/ (The side of a right triangle opposite the right angle)  :: hypoténuse {f}
hypothalamic {adj} (pertaining to the hypothalamus)  :: hypothalamique
hypothecate {v} /hʌɪˈpɒθɪkeɪt/ (pledge as surety)  :: hypothéquer
hypothermia {n} (medical condition)  :: hypothermie {f}
hypothermic {adj} (affected by hypothermia)  :: hypothermique
hypothesis {n} /haɪˈpɒθɪ̈sɪs/ (tentative conjecture in science)  :: hypothèse {f}
hypothesis {n}  :: hypothèse {f}
hypothesise {v} (to believe or assert)  :: émettre l'hypothèse, faire l'hypothèse
hypothetical {adj} /ˌhaɪpəˈθɛtɪkl/ (based upon a hypothesis)  :: hypothétique
hypothetically {adv} (in a hypothetical way)  :: hypothétiquement
hypothyroidism {n} /ˌhaɪpəˈθaɪɹɔɪˌdɪzəm/ (disease state)  :: hypothyroïdisme {m}
hypotrochoid {n} /ˌhaɪ.poʊˈtɹoʊ.kɔɪd/ (geometric curve)  :: hypotrochoïde {f}
hypovolemic {adj} (of, pertaining to, or characterized by low volume of blood in the circulatory system)  :: hypovolémique
hypoxia {n} (condition in which tissues are deprived of oxygen)  :: hypoxie
hyrax {n} /ˈhɑɪ.ɹæks/ (mammal of the order Hyracoidea)  :: daman {m}
hysterectomy {n} (surgical removal of the uterus or part thereof)  :: hystérectomie {f}
hysteresis {n} (a property of a system)  :: hystérèse {f}, hystérésis {m}
hysteria {n} /hɨˈstɛɹijə/ (behavior exhibiting excessive or uncontrollable emotion)  :: hystérie {f}
hysteric {n}  :: hystérique {m} {f}
hysterical {adj} /hɪ ˈstɛɹɪkəl/ (provoking laughter)  :: hystérique, tordant {m}, tordante {f}
hystericize {v} (to make hysterical)  :: hystériser
hysterics {n} (attack of hysteria)  :: crise des nerfs {f}