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English-French translation for "savoury"

 

"savoury" French translation

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savoury {adjective}

savoury {adj.} (also: salted)

salé {adj. m}

to eat savoury things

manger salé

savoury {adj.} (also: delicious, savory, toothsome)

savoureux {adj. m}

savoury {adj.} (also: appetizing, mouth-watering, savory, inviting)

appétissant {adj. m}

savoury {noun}

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This allowed his unsavoury image to be somewhat airbrushed with a veneer of spurious respectability.

Cela permet à son image écornée d'être un peu redorée par un vernis de fausse respectabilité.

Otherwise they are operating in a very unsavoury environment.

Si tel n'est pas le cas, le système devient plutôt hostile.

Unfortunately, however, the situation is even more unsavoury.

Mais la situation est hélas encore bien plus écoeurante.

Something or someone in this whole unsavoury business has to be responsible.

Il y a pourtant bien quelque chose ou quelqu'un qui porte la responsabilité dans cette lamentable affaire.

The bill has a lot of other unsavoury aspects to it.

Ce projet de loi comporte d'autres aspects déplaisants.

As unsavoury as this type of arrangement sounds, it is not isolated to the American poultry industry.

Si inintéressante soit-elle, ce genre de situation ne se limite pas à l'industrie américaine de la volaille.

With examples such as this one, how can one not think that they are on the losing end of unsavoury practices?

Devant de tels exemples, comment ne pas penser qu'ils sont victimes de pratiques plutôt louches ?

Allow me, though, to return to an unsavoury point.

Mais permettez -moi de revenir sur un point désagréable.

Allow me, though, to return to an unsavoury point.

Mais permettez-moi de revenir sur un point désagréable.

I wish to disassociate myself from these unsavoury individuals.

Je tiens à me dissocier de ces tristes sires.

Does it become even dirtier when politicians have to deal with such unsavoury matters as pigswill and abattoir waste?

Ne serait -il pas plus conséquent de ne pas traiter ce problème et de dire tout simplement: interdiction !

That was a rather unsavoury episode.

Cet épisode a été plutôt déplaisant.

the less savoury aspects of the matter

le côté plutôt louche de l'affaire

Only Britain's Prime Minister Gordon Brown stuck to his guns and boycotted this unsavoury little get-together.

Seul Gordon Brown, le Premier ministre britannique, a campé sur ses positions et boycotté cette petite réunion de mauvais goût.

It was the US that provided resources and support to these unsavoury individuals when they were their allies.

Ce sont les États-Unis qui ont apporté ressources et soutien à ces personnages peu recommandables lorsqu'ils étaient leurs alliés.

It sounds rather unsavoury to me.

Cela me paraît plutôt louche.

However, the exposure of children to unsavoury television programmes and certain music is of concern.

Il importe néanmoins de veiller à ne pas exposer les enfants à des programmes de télévision douteux et à un certain type de musique.

We therefore hope that Japan will truly follow the path of friendship and peace rather than revive its unsavoury past.

Nous espérons donc que le Japon s'engagera vraiment sur la voie de l'amitié et de la paix au lieu de revenir à un passé peu reluisant.

not a very savoury reputation

une réputation équivoque

In the 1997 general election I was at the receiving end of some unsavoury practices used by the NDP candidate in Ottawa-Vanier.

Aux élections générales de 1997, j'ai été victime de ces pratiques de mauvais goût de la part du candidat du NPD représentant Ottawa-Vanier.
 

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