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to bind sb over to keep the peace exp.
relaxer qn à condition qu'il ne trouble pas l'ordre public

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
assurer le maintien de l'ordre
tenir la comptabilité
enrayer qch
contenir qch
livrer qn à la police
attacher une chose à une autre
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     ( bound    pt, pp  )
   (=tie)   attacher  
→ His hands were bound behind the post.        
→ the tape which was used to bind the files        
to bind one thing to another      (=fix)   attacher une chose à une autre  
→ She bound it to the roof of the car.        
   (=unite)   unir une chose à une autre  
→ the political ties that bind the USA to Britain        
to bind together        [+things]   lier  
→ Bind the ends of the cord together with thread.        
  [+people]   unir  
→ It is the threat of persecution that binds them together.        
     [+book]   relier  
→ Each volume is bound in red cloth.        
[treaty, contract]  
→ The treaty binds them to respect their neighbour's independence.        
to be legally bound to do sth      être contraint (e)   par la loi à faire qch  
→ The authorities will be legally bound to arrest any suspects.        

it's a bind      c'est casse-pieds *     
→ It is expensive to buy and a bind to carry home.        
it's a terrible bind to ...      c'est vraiment casse-pieds de ...  
→ It's a terrible bind to have to cook your own meals.        

bind over  
      vt sep     (LAW)   mettre en liberté conditionnelle  
→ They put us in a cell, and the next day the judge bound us over.        
to bind sb over to keep the peace      relaxer qn à condition qu'il ne trouble pas l'ordre public  
→ Demonstrators were bound over to keep the peace.        
bind up  
      vt sep  
     [+wound]   panser
   to be bound up in      [person]  
  [+work, research]  
être complètement absorbé (e)   par  
[thing]   (=involved)   être étroitement lié (e)   à  
→ we think the future of lecturers is bound up in the future success of the learning age        
double bind  
      n   (=catch 22)   situation    f   inextricable  
→ How do we deal with this double bind?        
to be in a double bind      être dans une impasse, être pris (e)   dans une impasse  
→ Women are caught in a double bind, marginalised in the community if they are not wives and mothers, under excessive pressure to be perfect if they are.        
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"to bind sb over to keep the": examples and translations in context
The criminal court also has a common law jurisdiction to be able to bind a person over to keep the peace. Le tribunal pénal possède également une compétence de common law qui lui permet d'imposer une ordonnance de bonne conduite à une personne.
Well, I shall bind you over to keep the peace for six months. Je vous ordonne de rester tranquille pendant six mois.
The meeting was prevented, and Chief Justice Thomas Andrew Lumisden Strange bound the two men over to keep the peace. On empêcha le combat et le juge en chef Thomas Andrew Lumisden Strange leur enjoignit de garder la paix.
(c) bound over to keep the peace towards such child or young person, c) astreinte à l'obligation de se tenir à l'écart de cet enfant ou adolescent,
It's better to keep the peace. Si l'on recule face aux étrangers, ce n'est que pour mieux sauter.
NATO was created to keep the peace. L'OTAN a été créée pour maintenir la paix.
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