double-barrelled translation | English-French dictionary

Collins

double-barrelled

  

      adj  
   [shotgun]   à deux coups
     (British)   (=hyphenated)  
[surname]  
à rallonge *  
   (=two-part)  
[plan]  
à deux volets  
→ The company announced a double-barreled investment and compensation plan.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
double-barrelled adj.
à double coups

Additional comments:

To ensure the quality of comments, you need to be connected. It’s easy and only takes a few seconds
Or Sign up/login to Reverso account

'double-barrelled' found in translations in French-English dictionary
n.
double-barrelled shotgun
exp.
double-barrelled shotgun
n.
double-barrelled name
n.
double-barrelled rifle
n.
double-barrelled shotgun
To add entries to your own vocabulary, become a member of Reverso community or login if you are already a member. It's easy and only takes a few seconds:
Or sign up in the traditional way
"double-barrelled": examples and translations in context
But now, overweight and obesity are on the rise. Obesity and smoking, when combined, are a double-barrelled threat, shortening people's lives by years and costing billions of dollars. À l'heure actuelle, on observe un nombre croissant de personnes souffrant d'embonpoint et d'obésité. Conjugués, l'obésité et le tabagisme constituent une double menace: ils raccourcissent la vie des gens et ils coûtent des milliards de dollars.
Of course, there is the double-barrelled impact of not supporting our municipalities with money for infrastructure renewal and housing. Not only does this curtail the number of building trade jobs in our communities, but it also adversely impacts the ability of cities like Hamilton to provide residents with the services they deserve. En outre, le défaut d'accorder des subventions aux municipalités pour le renouvellement de l'infrastructure et pour le logement a évidemment une double incidence. Non seulement cela limite le nombre d'emplois dans le secteur du bâtiment dans nos collectivités, mais cela nuit également à la capacité de certaines villes, notamment...
"He told the judge:" "had it been a double-barrelled shotgun, I'd have also killed her. " Au tribunal, il dira: "Dommage que mon fusil n'ait pas eu deux canons. "Je l'aurais tuée elle aussi."
... 740,000 deaths happening internationally because of the small arms trade, certainly people are not going into the Congo with pencils; they are going in there with Mausers, double-barrelled shotguns and whatever they can. ... trafic des armes légères cause chaque année 740 000 décès à l'échelle mondiale. Les gens ne vont pas au Congo avec des crayons; ils apportent plutôt des Mausers, des fusils à deux canons et tout ce qu'ils peuvent trouver.
This is a double-barrelled weapon : first, it places the Commission under surveillance and should encourage it to mend its ways in this area, and in others too; secondly, it gives Parliament time to prepare itself to take the plunge, if necessary, and accept its responsibilities. C'est une arme à double efficacité : elle place la Commission sous surveillance et devrait l'amener à amender son comportement dans ce domaine, comme sur d'autres questions; elle donne le temps au Parlement de se préparer à franchir le pas, s'il y a lieu, et d'assumer ses responsabilités.
Well, after all the fanfare and the champagne, he traipsed on home, went upstairs, went to his closet and removed his Browning double-barrelled shotgun, put it to his chin and pulled the trigger. Après la fête et le champagne, il est retourné chez lui. Il est monté à l'étage, il s'est dirigé vers son placard, il a pris son fusil à canon double Browning et il s'est tiré une balle dans la tête.
See how “double-barrelled” is translated from English to French with more examples in context

head

Reverso Community

  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
Advertising
"Collins English French Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2005"
Results in context use the software and data from Tradooit