"timid" French translation
We have a motion before us, a motion that may be too modest, too timid.
The gradual extension we are calling for is getting off to a very timid start.
It is true that, up to now, the renewal in investment worldwide is still timid.
It is a very timid piece of legislation that could hurt a lot of Quebeckers.
It is cosmetic at best and timid in its degree of efficacy in change.
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Usage examples for "timid" in French
We are, though, in my opinion, a bit too timid when it comes to the regions.
Nobody, except itself, albeit timidly, has defended it during preparation of the IGC.
Appeals have been made, and some refugees have timidly begun to return.
It should be noted that the draft articles are burdened with an overly timid approach.
The European Union has established, albeit timidly, a framework for dialogue.
There is the same imprecision and the same timidity regarding the future financial framework.
The same applies to the timidity on issues of security and defence.
We should therefore not be timid and wait for when the situation is completely peaceful.
But the report stops there, through timidity and lack of courage, which come to the same thing.
The other side is - let us be open about this - that a lot of the proposals were much too timid.
Yet the objectives are timid, vague and extremely long term.
If we want a strong Europe, we cannot coyly or timidly avoid this issue.
In my view, the European Commission should be less timid.
And I think this is happening because the Commission is too timid vis à vis the Council.
So I accuse the Commission of having been unbelievably timid in the defence of its own interests.
Today we see the Council timidly referring in whispers to the violence of the controlling Power.
Their timidity, the restrictions and the barely hidden sacred cows are holding back our national officials.
Mr President, the proposal for a directive presented by the Commission is a timid proposal.
We cannot be timid and handicap ourselves from the outset of this enterprise, as we did in Sierra Leone.
But has this Parliament done enough to overcome this policy of timidity and lack of imagination?
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