besogneux translation | French-English dictionary

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besogneux

, -euse  
      adj   hard-working
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
besogneux adj.
plodding

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"besogneux": examples and translations in context
On devrait s'inquiéter quand on voit l'opinion, le travail et les propositions faites par les membres du comité être renversés. Une grande partie des amendements proposés annule le travail légitime accompli et les avis donnés par des députés besogneux, dévoués et attentionnés sur la question importante des espèces menacées. We should become concerned when we see the same situation with respect to overturning the judgment, the work and the proposals of members of the committee. Many of these amendments are overturning legitimate work and judgments made by hard working, dedicated, and concerned members of parliament on an important issue, endangered species.
Cet argent n'appartient pas au gouvernement. Il appartient au pauvre besogneux qui gagne 19 000 $ par an et qui doit payer des impôts. C'est son argent. C'est l'argent de 30 millions de Canadiens. Ce n'est pas l'argent des libéraux. Ce n'est pas l'argent... This is not the government's money. It belongs to some poor sod who is paying taxes on the $19,000 a year which he earns. It is his money. It is the money of 30 million Canadians. It is not the Liberals' money. It is not the Reform Party's money. It is the people's money. It is up to the government to manage it properly.
Surprenant de la part d'un tel besogneux. I don't see how. Such a drone.
Chéri, vous savez que c'est Max Keenan, et je sais que c'est Max Keenan, mais pour le reste du monde, cet homme est un électricien besogneux de Coos Bay, dans l'Oregon, du nom d'Art McGregor. Cherie, you know that's Max Keenan, and I know that's Max Keenan, but to the rest of the world, that man is a hardworking electrician from Coos Bay, Oregon, named Art McGregor.
Il faut dire que les États-Unis nous montrent le chemin sur ce point : quiconque est passé récemment par un aéroport américain aura indubitablement été mis en présence d'un beagle besogneux reniflant chaque bagage à la recherche d'aliments importés. It must be said that the United States is showing us the way here : anyone who has recently travelled through a US airport will undoubtedly have been confronted by a hardworking beagle sniffing every piece of luggage for imported foodstuffs.
les jeunes hommes besogneux aiment l'idée de séduire de riches femmes plus âgées. Hardworking young men like the idea of seducing rich, older women.
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