pugnacity translation | English-French dictionary




      n   pugnacité    f     
→ He is legendary for his fearlessness and pugnacity.        
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pugnacity n.

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"pugnacity": examples and translations in context
You'll need patience and pugnacity... to Find Your Inner Dad. Il vous faudra patience et pugnacité avant de devenir des papas zéro défaut.
Mr Orlando has proven his pugnacity in drawing up these different reports, and we can only welcome it. Notre collègue Orlando a fait preuve de pugnacité dans l'élaboration de ces différents rapports.
Looking only at the European Union, the fight against poverty will require a pugnacity which, it must be said, the European institutions have not always shown us. Pour nous en tenir à l'Union européenne, la lutte contre la pauvreté nécessitera une pugnacité à laquelle ne nous ont pas toujours habitués les institutions européennes, il faut bien le dire.
– Mr President, Commissioner, ladies and gentlemen, if there is something particularly remarkable about our rapporteur Mr Liese, apart from his intelligence and the amount of work he does, it is surely his pugnacity. - Monsieur le Président, Monsieur le Commissaire, chers collègues, s'il est quelque chose de particulièrement remarquable chez notre rapporteur Peter Liese, en dehors de son intelligence et de sa capacité de travail, c'est bien sa pugnacité.
Michel Bourdon is no longer with us. His distinctive voice, his provocative remarks, his pugnacity as he tried to help ordinary people and defend their rights, his keen intelligence and his courage in ridding the construction industry of the illegal practices that prevailed made him a prominent figure in both the labour and political communities. Michel Bourdon n'est plus. Sa voix si caractéristique, son sens des formules assassines, sa pugnacité au service du monde ordinaire et de leurs droits, son intelligence vive, son courage à purger le monde de la construction des pratiques mafieuses avaient fait de lui un personnage tant dans le monde syndical que dans le monde politique.
I have my doubts about the value of that proposal, but I do believe you have really succeeded in giving this European Parliament, as its President, an image of pugnacity and wisdom. J'ai des doutes quant au sens de cette proposition, mais je crois que vous avez vraiment réussi à donner à ce Parlement européen, notamment en tant que Président, une image qui était belliqueuse et intelligente.
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