Die Übersetzung von "deaf" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


adjective /def/

unable to hear

She has been deaf since birth.

(with to) refusing to understand or to listen

He was deaf to all arguments.
deafness noun

deafen verb

to make hearing difficult; to have an unpleasant effect on the hearing

I was deafened by the noise of the aircraft overhead.
deafening adjective

very loud

the deafening roar of the engine.
deaf-mute noun

a person who is deaf and dumb.

sourd-muet, sourde-muette
fall on deaf ears

(of a warning etc) to be ignored.

tomber dans l’oreille d’un sourd
I warned him not to criticize her, but my advice clearly fell on deaf ears.
turn a deaf ear to

deliberately to ignore

faire la sourde oreille à
They turned a deaf ear to my suggestion.

(Die Übersetzung von "deaf" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)