Translation of "absence" - English-French dictionary

absence

nounabsence /ˈæbsəns/
countable-uncountable ≠presence; a period when sb or sth is not present
absence feminine

In her absence, you're in charge.
En son absence, vous êtes le responsable.

student absences
les absences d'étudiant
uncountable a lack of
manque masculine , défaut masculine

the absence of good leadership
l'absence d'une bonne direction

(Translation of “absence” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)