red herring translation | English-French dictionary

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red herring

  

      n  
that's a red herring      c'est pour brouiller les pistes  
→ But it's a bit of a red herring ...        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
1) hareng saur, 2) diversion
n.
hareng saur ; diversion
exp.
c'est pour brouiller les pistes
n.
hareng
n.
oeufs de hareng
n.
goéland argenté
n.
hareng en gelée
n.
hareng mariné
n.
corps de Herring
[Med.]
adj.
rouge
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"red herring": examples and translations in context
In my respectful submission, this is nothing more than a red herring. À mon humble avis, ce n'est rien d'autre qu'une manoeuvre de diversion.
Mr. Alan Tonks: Mr. Speaker, I do not think it is a red herring. M. Alan Tonks: Monsieur le Président, je ne pense pas que ce soit une diversion.
Another red herring put forward by this critic is an allegation that consultation Ils font usage d'une autre diversion, dans leur critique, en alléguant que ce
This hemolysis thing is a red herring. Ce truc d'hémolyse est une diversion.
Maybe they're your red herring. Peut-être qu'ils sont juste une diversion.
The member from Vancouver is the one using a red herring because her government has a bill which discriminates. C'est la députée de Vancouver qui a recours à un faux-fuyant, car le projet de loi de son gouvernement est discriminatoire.
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