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handle the situation v.
gérer la situation

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
faire le travail ; gérer ce qu'il y a à faire
faire une faute de main
[Sport]; [Football]
a la situation en main
avoir la situation en main
avoir la situation en main
pr. part
ayant la situation en main
La situation reste tendue.
'handle the situation' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
to handle the situation with kid gloves
how to get out of it, how to manage, how to handle the situation,
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   [+door, cupboard]   poignée    f     
anse    f     
[+knife, fork, spade, broom]  
manche    m     
queue    f     ,   (for winding)    manivelle    f  
to fly off the handle      *   piquer *   une crise  
→ He flew off the handle at the slightest thing.        
(=take, fix)  

to get a handle on        [+problem, situation]   saisir  
→ When you have got a handle on your anxiety you can begin to control it.        
→ Sometimes I think I haven't got a handle on things anymore        
   (=deal with, tackle)  
  [+situation, problem, arrangements]  
s'occuper de, traiter  
→ I decided to let Eddie handle the situation.        
→ There are only two ways to handle this problem: panic or just deal with the facts        
→ US officials have said they have not yet determined how to handle his case.        
  [+sale, business, complaints]   s'occuper de  
→ Christie's has been asked to handle the sale of the 250 paintings and sculptures.        
  [+customers, clients]  
s'occuper de, prendre en charge  
→ A team of 60 specialists based in Greenock will handle customers of e-mail and internet services        
[airport, port etc]  
→ The airport is expected to handle 150,000 people over the weekend        
→ The terminal is expected to handle 400,000 customers a year.        
Kath handled the travel arrangements.      Kath s'est occupée de l'organisation du voyage.  
   (=deal with successfully, manage)  
→ She counselled the player on how to handle his career and the media        
  [+pressure]   supporter  
→ She cannot handle pressure.        
  [+feelings]   gérer  
→ You must learn how to handle your feelings.        
  [+people]   s'y prendre avec  
→ She was very good at handling angry customers.        
She's good at handling children.      Elle sait s'y prendre avec les enfants.  
He can't handle his drink.      Il ne tient pas l'alcool.  
→ if he cannot handle his drink, he is better off giving it up        
to handle doing sth      réussir à faire qch  
   (=touch)   toucher, manier  
→ The child handled the ornaments carefully and seldom broke anything.        
     [+gun]   manier  
→ I wanted someone who could handle a gun, just in case.        
     [+stolen goods]   receler  
     [+animal, dog]   dresser
   "handle with care"      "fragile"  
   [car]   répondre, se conduire  
→ The new Lada handles like a dream.        

door handle  
      n   poignée    f   de porte  
starting handle  
      n     (British)   manivelle    f  
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
"handle the situation": examples and translations in context
I can handle the situation here while you rest. Je peux gérer la situation pendant que vous vous reposez.
BOPE was created to intervene when the conventional police can't handle the situation. Le BOPE a été créé pour intervenir quand la police conventionnelle ne peut plus gérer la situation.
Go and make arrangements to handle the situation oui, en effet allez prendre des arrangements pour manipuler la situation
That was thought to be a relatively humane way to handle the situation. C'a été pensée pour être une manière relativement humanitaire de manipuler la situation.
Local school officials don't know how to handle the situation. Les responsables de l'école ne savent pas comment gérer cette situation.
I believe he can handle the situation. Je pense qu'il peut gérer la situation.
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