dégât des eaux

FrenchEdit

NounEdit

dégât des eaux m (plural dégâts des eaux)

  1. (idiomatic, plural only, Europe, insurance) water damage
  2. (Europe, insurance) An incident, such as a burst pipe or overflowing tub, that causes water damage.

SynonymsEdit

  • (waterdamage-causing incident): dégat d'eau (Quebec)

Usage notesEdit

  • In Quebec, the first meaning is referred to as dommages causés par l'eau.
Last modified on 24 January 2014, at 17:44