savoir-vivre translation | French-English dictionary

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savoir-vivre

  

      nm inv  
le savoir-vivre      good manners  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
savoir-vivre n.
savoir-vivre

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
exp.
good manners
n.
rule of etiquette
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'savoir-vivre' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
exp.
Il n'a aucun savoir-vivre.
n.
manque de savoir-vivre
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"savoir-vivre": examples and translations in context
C'est inacceptable pour des raisons de savoir-vivre politique. We cannot allow that on grounds of political decency.
Ceci est un appel au sens commun mais aussi au savoir-vivre. So... I appeal not only to common sense, but to common decency.
Il s'agit de faire preuve d'un minimum de savoir-vivre et d'empathie envers nos concitoyens qui sont en difficulté. We must have a minimum of decency and empathy towards our fellow Canadians in difficulty.
Les collègues dont j'ai parlé, qui ont négocié de la sorte avec le Conseil au nom du Parlement européen, ont passé les bornes du savoir-vivre politique. The aforementioned fellow MEPs who have negotiated with the Council on behalf of Parliament in this manner have gone beyond the boundaries of political decency.
Il devrait parler à son collègue, le député de Sackville—Eastern Shore qui lui, au moins, a dit qu'il ferait preuve de bon sens, de savoir-vivre et de professionnalisme et qu'il allait lire le budget avant de porter un jugement. Je sais que le député de Sackville—Eastern Shore comprend le secteur de la construction... He should talk to his colleague, the member for Sackville—Eastern Shore, who at least said that he would have the common sense, the decency and the professionalism to read the budget before he passed judgment on it. I know the member for Sackville—Eastern Shore understands shipbuilding and understands the requirement...
Bagley, ton conseiller en savoir-vivre. Mr. Bagley, your life skills counselor.
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