moat douves


moat = douves

Pronunciation =  moat

Pronunciation in French = douves

moat in French: douves

Part of speechnoun 

Definition in English: A deep trench around the rampart of a castle or other fortified place, sometimes filled with water; a ditch. 

Definition in French: Une tranchée profonde autour du rempart d’un château ou d’un autre lieu fortifié, parfois remplie d’eau ; un fossé.

Examples in English:

  • There is a bridge spanning the moat in front of the entrance.

Examples in French:

  • Il y a un pont enjambant les douves devant l’entrée.

Synonyms of moat

Synonyms in French fossé,
Synonyms in English ditch,

Antonyms of moat

Antonyms in French NA
Antonyms in English NA

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