n tombe f
→ They laid flowers on his grave.
to be digging one's own grave creuser sa propre tombe
he'd turn in his grave! il se retournerait dans sa tombe!
[problem, crisis] grave, sérieux (-euse)
→ the grave crisis facing the country
[concern, anxiety] sérieux (-euse)
→ He expressed grave concern about the situation.
[person] sérieux (-euse)
[expression] sérieux (-euse) to look grave avoir un air grave → Mrs Williams was looking very grave.
n charnier m
n fosse f commune
n tombe f militaire
→ The country has many British war graves dating back to the North African campaign