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English-French translation for "canny"

 

"canny" French translation

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canny {adjective}

canny {adj.} (also: artful, astute, crafty, cunning)

astucieux {adj. m}

He had many strings to his bow. He was a brilliant lawyer, a canny businessman and entrepreneur, a sensitive patron of the arts and a generous benefactor to countless causes and institutions.

Ce fut un brillant avocat, un homme d'affaires et un entrepreneur astucieux, un protecteur sensible des arts et un généreux bienfaiteur qui a contribué à d'innombrables causes et institutions.

canny {adj.} (also: ingenious, artful)

ingénieux {adj. m}
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Jack had a canny political savvy, too.

Jack était également une bête politique rusée.

Mrs. Adelheid Bürgi-Schmelz Mr. William A. Canny

Adelheid Bürgi-Schmelz Mr.

President-in-Office, a combination of events and canny diplomacy have paved the way for agreement.

Monsieur le Président en exercice du Conseil, une combinaison d’événements et une diplomatie prudente ont ouvert la voie à cet accord.

President-in-Office, a combination of events and canny diplomacy have paved the way for agreement.

Monsieur le Président en exercice du Conseil, une combinaison d’ événements et une diplomatie prudente ont ouvert la voie à cet accord.

Mr President, my group also wishes to congratulate the Taoiseach and his team for their prize-winning presidency: canny, courageous and committed.

   - Monsieur le Président, mon groupe désire également féliciter le et son équipe pour leur présidence très positive: prudente, courageuse et engagée.

   Mr President, my group also wishes to congratulate the Taoiseach and his team for their prize-winning presidency: canny, courageous and committed.

   - Monsieur le Président, mon groupe désire également féliciter le et son équipe pour leur présidence très positive: prudente, courageuse et engagée.

The report also observes that there are serious problems with the system, as we also know of course from the Court of Auditors and from a canny Mrs Andreasen.

Le rapport constate également que le système connaît des problèmes sérieux - nous le savons déjà par le biais de la Cour des comptes et d'une certaine Mme Andreasen.
 

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