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find against sb vt.
se prononcer contre qn ; conclure contre qn ; rendre une décision/un verdict défavorable à qn

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des preuves contre qn
les préjugés contre qn
procédure (engagée) contre qn
discrimination contre qn
opposer qn à qn
monter la tête à qqn contre qqn
se présenter contre qn
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      vt     ( found    pt, pp  )
     [+place]   trouver  
→ I think I'm lost, I can't find the bridge ...        
I can't find the exit.      Je ne trouve pas la sortie.  
to find one's way      trouver son chemin  
→ He was an expert at finding his way, even in strange surroundings        
I don't know how it found its way there.      Je ne sais pas comment ça s'est retrouvé là.  
     [+lost object]   retrouver  
→ I can't find the shampoo        
→ His body has not been found.        
→ He eventually found the book under his bed.        
Did you find your pen?      Est-ce que tu as retrouvé ton stylo?  
   (=discover)   trouver  
→ The police found a pistol at his home.        
→ When she got home she found a six-page letter from David.        
to find (that) ...      découvrir que ...  
When I woke up, I found I couldn't move my legs.      Quand je me suis réveillé, j'ai découvert que je ne pouvais plus bouger mes jambes.  
to find sth done, She returned to find her home ransacked.      En rentrant, elle a trouvé sa maison saccagée.  
→ She returned to her east London home to find her back door forced open        
only to find that ...      (tout cela) pour se rendre compte que ...  
Sue arrived at eleven-thirty, only to find that everyone had gone.      Sue est arrivée à onze heures et demie pour se rendre compte que tout le monde était parti.  
→ Some families cannot even find enough money for basic needs.        
→ My sister helped me find the money for a private operation.        
  [+time]   trouver  
→ How do you find time to write these books?        
  [+work, job]   trouver  
→ He cannot find work.        
→ We have to find him a job.        
  [+answer, solution]   trouver  
→ There is a genuine effort to find a solution.        
to find the money for sth      trouver l'argent pour qch  
to find time to do sth      trouver le temps de faire qch  
to find sb guilty      déclarer qn coupable  
She was found guilty of manslaughter.      Elle a été déclarée coupable d'homicide involontaire.  
to find sb not guilty      déclarer qn non coupable  
     (+ adjective)    to find sth funny      trouver qch drôle  
→ I don't find that funny at all.        
→ We're sure you'll find it exciting!        
to find sth easy      trouver qch facile  
to find sth difficult      trouver qch difficile  
to find it hard to do sth      avoir du mal à faire qch  
→ He found it hard to make friends        
→ At my age I would find it hard to get another job        
     [+difficulty, problem]  
to find difficulty in doing sth      avoir du mal à faire qch  
to find sth a problem      trouver qch problématique  
→ I never found his attitude a problem, though he is quite single-minded        
   to find o.s. in a situation      se trouver dans une situation  
→ It's not the first time that you've found yourself in this situation        
to find o.s. doing sth      se voir faire qch  
→ I found myself starting to laugh.        
I found myself having more fun than I had had in years.      À mon grand étonnement, je me suis amusé plus que jamais.  
to find o.s unable to do sth      se voir incapable de faire qch  
→ It all seemed so far away from here that he found himself quite unable to take it in.        
→ But three months later, I still found myself unable to say his name without bursting into tears.        
→ He found himself unable to think of a suitably witty retort        
   to be found      [plant, animal, substance]   (=be present)   se trouver  
→ Fibre is found in cereal foods, beans, fruit and vegetables        
→ Two thousand of France's 4,200 species of flowering plants are found in the park ...        
Many exotic species are found there.      De nombreuses espèces exotiques s'y trouvent.  
      n   (=person, thing)   découverte    f     
→ They've got a new singer, and she's a real find.        
→ ... the botanical find of the century        

find out  
      vt sep  
     [+truth, secret, fact]   découvrir  
→ You'll have to watch next week to find out what happens.        
→ ... their campaign to find out the truth        
→ I was relieved to find out that my problems were due to a genuine disorder        
→ I wondered for a moment if she'd found me out.        
I'm determined to find out the truth.      Je suis décidé à découvrir la vérité.  
     [+person]   démasquer
   (=look for information)  
to find out about sth      se renseigner sur qch  
Try to find out about the cost of a hotel.      Essaye de te renseigner sur le prix d'un hôtel.  
     (by chance)    to find out about sth      apprendre qch  
I found out about their affair.      J'ai appris leur liaison.  
→ I was shocked when I found out about his criminal record        
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find out, fiend, fin, find out

"find against sb": examples and translations in context
Ltd. "Volgatransstroy project" sent to the Arbitration Court of the Samara Region lawsuit against SB MAS 'management of capital construction. Ltd projet Volgatransstroy envoyé à la Cour de la poursuite la région de Samara contre la direction SB MAS de construction du capital d'arbitrage .
I find against him on all charges. Je... Je me prononce contre lui pour toutes les accusations.
I therefore find against the petitioner, Desmond Doyle. Je statue donc contre le plaignant, Desmond Doyle.
I therefore find against the petitioner, Desmond Doyle. Je statue donc contre le plaignant, Desmond Doyle.
Although I find against the respondent YMHA in this matter, I cannot help but have sympathy for its position. Bien que ma conclusion soit défavorable en l'espèce à l'intimé, le YMHA, je ne puis m'empêcher d'exprimer ma sympathie pour sa position.
The WTO did find against Canada regarding certain grain handling and transportation policies. L'OMC a rendu une décision défavorable au Canada au sujet de certaines politiques de transport et de manutention du grain.
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