paravent translation | French-English dictionary




      nm   folding screen     (fig)   screen
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paravent n.
folding screen

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"paravent": examples and translations in context
Mais la subsidiarité doit servir à faire quelque chose, et non de paravent. Subsidiarity must serve some purpose, however, and not act as a screen.
On permet déjà aux gens de témoigner derrière un paravent pour différentes raisons très précises. People are able to testify behind a screen for very specific reasons.
Il est roi, il est malade derrière le paravent, il désobéit. He is King. He is lying ill behind the screen. He disobeys.
Pouvez-vous me dire qui sont ces gens derrière le paravent? Could you tell me who those people are behind that screen?
Ce paravent, c'est une idée stupide. I told you the screen was a crummy idea.
Les Palestiniens ont opéré un choix malheureux en élisant le Hamas au gouvernement, alors qu'il s'agit d'une organisation paravent pour l'exercice d'activités terroristes. The Palestinian people have made the sad decision to elect Hamas, a terrorist front organisation, to government; they now have to live with the consequences of that decision.
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