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violer

  

      vt  
     [+personne]   to rape
     [+loi, traité]   to violate
     [+sépulture]   to desecrate, to violate
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viol, violeur, voiler, voler

violer v.
rape (vt.) ; violate (vt.)

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
v.
violate international law ; break international law
[Leg.]
v.
be raped, get raped
NB "get raped" is colloquial, spoken English. The more correct written form is "be raped".
n.
rape
n.
viol
n.
serial rape
n.
viola d'amore
n.
bass viol
nf.
viola da gamba
n.
gang rape
[Med.]
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'violer' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
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violer
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violer
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violer
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violer
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violer
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violer
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violer
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faire une entorse au règlement ; violer certaines règles ; passer outre le règlement ; ne pas respecter les règles ; faire fi des règles
v.
violer (vt.) ; se casser (vr.)
[Bus.]
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"violer": examples and translations in context
Israël continue à violer le droit international en toute impunité. Israel continues to violate international law with complete impunity.
violer cette barrière signifie ouvrir les portes à une nouvelle forme de barbarie. to violate this rule would mean opening the doors to a new kind of barbarity.
Une chose que nous pouvons faire nous-mêmes sans violer le Traité. That is something that we ourselves can do without violating the Treaty.
C'est un droit. C'est à l'État d'expliquer pourquoi il a l'intention de violer ce droit. It is up to the state to justify why it intends to violate Canadians' privacy.
Si un enfant est pris en train de violer les règles, il est sévèrement réprimandé. If any child is found violating these rules, he is severely reprimanded.
La structure patriarcale de la famille ordonne de violer et de battre les femmes. The patriarchal structure of the family orders the raping and beating of women.
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