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gageüre n.
wager

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gageure

  

      nf  
c'est une gageure      it's attempting the impossible  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
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gager, gagneur, gage, gagner

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
exp.
it's attempting the impossible
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'gageüre' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
n.
grosse commande ; défi de taille ; lourde tâche ; demande importante ; gageure
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"gageüre": examples and translations in context
La Norvège, par exemple, a dit que la fourniture d'éléments essentiels d'information aux victimes d'une manière appropriée est souvent une gageüre et elle promet d'utiliser le rapport de la Rapporteure spéciale comme source d'inspiration pour améliorer les choses à cet égard. Norway, for instance, noted that the provision of essential information to victims of trafficking in an appropriate manner is often a challenge and pledged to use the Special Rapporteur's report as an inspiration for improvement.
Protéger les droits des peuples autochtones demeure une gageure. Protecting the rights of indigenous peoples continues to present a challenge.
Gageures initiales: à chaque tour d'enchères, la gageure initiale doit toujours être égale ou supérieure au big blind. All initial bets must be equal to or more than the amount of the Big Blind (except where one bets all his chips). The raise must always be equal or more than the previous raise.
Néanmoins, la compréhension du lien qd existe entre la composition et les effets biologiques reste une gageure scientifique. Nevertheless, the scientific challenge to understand the link between composition and biological effects will remain.
Trouver une définition générique du terrorisme qui soit acceptable par tous est une gageure. A generic definition of terrorism that is acceptable to all is a major challenge.
Autrement dit, exprimer nos émotions relève de la gageure. To put it the other way around, it is hard to communicate our emotion to others.
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