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sacred cow


      n   vache    f   sacrée  
→ The need for secrecy has become a kind of sacred cow.        
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sacred, sacred, scared, scare

sacred cow n.
vache sacrée

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procession religieuse
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"sacred cow": examples and translations in context
Cohesion policy is not a sacred cow that we do not have the right to disturb. La politique de cohésion n'est pas une vache sacrée que l'on n'aurait pas le droit de déranger.
Yes, but this is bad, and they are not a ‘ sacred cow 'that cannot be touched. Oui, mais il est mauvais et il ne s'agit pas de « vaches sacrées » auxquelles nul ne peut toucher.
In fixed book pricing, there is certainly no 'sacred cow 'for book lovers. Je tiens d'abord à souligner qu'il ne s'agit absolument pas d'une " vache sacrée " de bibliophiles.
The Holocaust is the world's sacred cow. L'Holocauste est une vache sacrée.
We should offer to him... a cow... a sacred cow. Nous devrions lui offrir... une vache... une vache sacrée.
For the future, the sacred cow of additionality will have to be revised under new programmes. Dans l'avenir, la vache sacrée de l'additionnalité devra être révisée dans le cadre du nouveau programme.
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