le pauvre translation | French-English dictionary

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
adj.
poor
n.
poor man ; poor woman
exp.
low in
exp.
the poor relation of sth
[Fig.]
exp.
moved by the sight of these poor children
exp.
poor thing
n.
poor innocent
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'le pauvre' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
exp.
le pauvre
exp.
le pauvre!
exp.
le pauvre bougre
exp.
Le pauvre petit chat!
exp.
Le pauvre n'avait nulle part où dormir.
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pauvre

  
      adj  
   (=sans argent)   poor  
Sa famille est pauvre.      His family is poor.  
     (exprimant la pitié)    poor  
Pauvre Jean-Pierre! Il n'a pas eu de chance!      Poor Jean-Pierre! He was unlucky!  
   pauvre en        [+calcium, oxygène, graisse]   low in  
      nmf   poor man (poor woman)     
les pauvres      the poor  
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"le pauvre": examples and translations in context
Défendre le pauvre, c'est honorer Dieu, père des pauvres. To defend the poor is to honour God, Father of the poor.
Et le pauvre qui était à sa porte et qui n’avait pas de quoi se nourrir ? And the poor man at his doorstep who had nothing to relieve his hunger?
Que doit donc faire le pauvre consommateur? And what is the poor consumer supposed to do?
La charité qui laisse le pauvre tel qu’il est n’est pas suffisante. Charity that leaves the poor person as he is, is not sufficient.
C’est pourquoi nous devons secourir le pauvre, le faible, le marginal ; So we should seek out the poor, the vulnerable, the marginalized;
Il a vieilli, le pauvre. Il me faut quelqu'un pour l'aider. The poor man has got old, he can't work like he used to.
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