plague peste


plague = peste

Pronunciation =  plague

Pronunciation in French = peste

plague in French: peste

Part of speechnoun 

Definition in English: a serious (sometimes fatal) infection of rodents caused by Yersinia pestis and accidentally transmitted to humans by the bite of a flea that has bitten an infected animal 

Definition in French: une infection grave (parfois mortelle) de rongeurs causée par Yersinia pestis et transmise accidentellement à l’homme par la piqûre d’une puce qui a mordu un animal infecté

Examples in English:

  • Rats can spread the plague, typhus and food poisoning

Examples in French:

  • Les rats peuvent propager la peste, le typhus et les intoxications alimentaires

Synonyms of plague

Synonyms in French NA
Synonyms in English pestilence

Antonyms of plague

Antonyms in French NA
Antonyms in English NA

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