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olive branch

  

      n   rameau    m   d'olivier  
to hold out the olive branch to sb      tendre à qn le rameau d'olivier  
to offer an olive branch to sb      offrir à qn d'enterrer la hache de guerre  
→ Clarke also offered an olive branch to critics in his party.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
olive branch n.
rameau d'olivier

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
exp.
offrir à qn d'enterrer la hache de guerre
exp.
tendre à qn le rameau d'olivier
n.
olive
n.
huile d'olive
n.
cake aux olives
n.
paupiette de porc
n.
paupiette de veau
n.
paupiette de boeuf
n.
olivier
[Botanique]
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'olive branch' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
v.
make peace ; smoke the peace pipe ; offer an olive branch
faire la paix, se réconcilier
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"olive branch": examples and translations in context
On Alyssa's business while I was extending an olive branch. Tu es celui qui a mis sous les projecteurs l'affaire d'Alyssa pendant que je tendais un rameau d'olivier.
We tossed your olive branch to the mexicans. On a lancé ton rameau d'olivier aux Mexicains.
He bears the olive branch of peace. Il porte la branche d'olivier, symbole de la paix.
Whether it's by extending an olive branch. Soit en tendant une branche d'olivier.
I come offering an olive branch. Je suis venu t'offrir un rameau d'olivier.
A single group continued to refuse the olive branch extended by the Government. Un seul groupe continue de refuser le rameau d'olivier que lui tend le Gouvernement.
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