Meaning of “bête noire” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"bête noire" in British English

See all translations

bête noirenoun [ C ]

uk /bet ˈnwɑːr/ us /bet ˈnwɑːr/ plural bêtes noires /betˈnwɑːr/ /-ˈnwɑːr/

(Definition of “bête noire” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!