sauve-qui-peut translation | French-English dictionary

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      nm inv   stampede, mad rush
      excl   run for your life!
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sauve-qui-peut n.

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"sauve-qui-peut": examples and translations in context
De nombreux soldats ont abandonné leur formation, se joignant aux civils dans le sauve-qui-peut hors de la ville. Many soldiers abandoned their training, joining civilians in the stampede out of the city.
Alors, réforme ou réformette ? Courage ou couardise ? Sauvetage ou sauve-qui-peut ? Et si une vraie réforme de structure était à l'ordre du jour, à quoi devrait-elle ressembler ? So, reform or half-reform? Courage or cowardice? Rescue or stampede? And if a real structural reform was on the agenda, what should it look like ?
Cela a engendré une culture de l’individualisme, du «sauve-qui-peut», du racisme et de l’indifférence face aux besoins d’autrui. The situation has spawned a culture of individualism, an “everyone-for-himself” mentality, breeding racism and indifference to the needs of others.
Mais après, il y a des " sauve qui peut " et des hurlements. But then later there's running and screaming.
Sauve qui peut! Run!
Sauve qui peut! Run for your lives!
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