Übersetzung von “ought” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

ought

verb /oːt/ (negative short form oughtn’t /ˈoːtnt/)

(usually with to)

used to indicate duty; should

devoir
You ought to help them
He oughtn’t to have done that.

used to indicate something that one could reasonably expect; should

devoir
He ought to have been able to do it.

(Übersetzung von “ought” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)