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surmonter un obstacle exp.
to overcome an obstacle

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
exp.
a major obstacle to sth
exp.
We still have many obstacles to overcome.
v.
surmount (vt.) ; overcome (vt.)
n.
obstacle
n.
water obstacle
n.
show jumping
exp.
to obstruct
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surmonter

  

      vt  
   (=vaincre)   to overcome  
Il nous reste de nombreux obstacles à surmonter.      We still have many obstacles to overcome.  
   (=être au-dessus de)   to be on top of
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"surmonter un obstacle": examples and translations in context
Parlez-moi d'une occasion où vous avez réussi à surmonter un obstacle important. Tell me about a time when you overcame a major obstacle.
Je pense que nous devons parfois faire preuve de pragmatisme pour surmonter un obstacle. I believe that at times, we have to be pragmatic in order to overcome the difficulty.
Vous seriez très étonnés et ne sous-estimez pas l'habileté des animaux à surmonter un obstacle de cette nature -là. You would be extremely surprised and should not underestimate the animals' skill in surmounting an obstacle of this nature.
Ces couples doivent surmonter un obstacle fondamental au plus humain des désirs, soit celui de fonder une famille. These couples must overcome a fundamental obstacle to one of the most human wishes, that of having a family.
Le Gouvernement chilien a souligné que pour surmonter un obstacle, il était nécessaire de s'attaquer à la racine du problème. The Government of Chile pointed out that to overcome an obstacle, it was necessary to tackle it at its source.
Vous seriez très étonnés et ne sous-estimez pas l'habileté des animaux à surmonter un obstacle de cette nature-là. You would be extremely surprised and should not underestimate the animals' skill in surmounting an obstacle of this nature.
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