French vocabulary list: Le comportement humain (Human behavior)


Last Updated: December 10, 2021

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Looking for more French words to add to your vocabulary bank? Today, we'll take a look at a list of French words related to human behavior.

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Human behavior french to english
l’affection (f.)affection
l’amour (m.) love
la compassion sympathy
un frisson thrill
l’espoir (m.) hope
la gratitudegratitude
la satisfactionsatisfaction
la surprise surprise
La naissance d’un enfant est un grand bonheur.The birth of a child is a great happiness.
On peut aussi éprouverYou can also feel
du chagrin sorrow
de la colère anger
une déceptiondisappointment
du dégoûtdisgust
du désespoir despair
de la hainehatred
de la honteshame
de l’ingratitude (f.) ingratitude
de l’irritation (f.) irritation
de la jalousiejealousy
de la peur fear
de la tristessesadness
de l’anxiété (f.) anxiety
Il y a eu trop de déceptions dans ma vie. There have been many disappointments in my life.

Les expressions affectives (Emotional expressions)

un baiser, une bise, un bisou kiss
un cadeau gift
une caresse caress
une étreinte strong embrace, hug
des félicitations (f. pl.)congratulations
une menacethreat
les mots d’amour (m. pl.) love words
des remerciements (m. pl.) thanks
des reprochesreproaches


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