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"dire" Swedish translation
The Laotian people, who live in dire poverty, need help, but the country's internal situation gives cause for asking just who is really benefiting from the aid being given.
That was a dire situation and the question is what we would do about it.
In the dire economic crisis the dangers of an appalling catastrophe are considerable, but without extensive political change they will be much greater.
We ask for emergency measures for the family farms that are in dire need.
It goes without saying that I am in full agreement with all previous speakers as regards the regrettably dire necessity of excluding from certain professions those convicted of crimes of indecency.
We need to make cuts in the agricultural budget which is in dire need of reform.
Perhaps the most impressive temple complex Ggantija in Gozo is in dire need of immediate professional attention.
But when the time came...... when Gondor's need was dire...... they fled...... vanishing into the darkness of the mountain.
The basic conclusion of the review conducted by the Commission was that the control programmes in the Member States were totally inadequate and in dire need of improvement.
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Usage examples for "dire" in Swedish
This would be a retrograde step, with dire consequences for animal welfare.
In various European countries, large groups of farmers are in dire straits.
Fitness training and sport as a daily exercise and popular sport are in dire straits.
The response to such a dire situation should be prompt and effective.
If they are not covered, and an airline goes bankrupt, they will be put in a dire situation.
Over half a million people are now in dire circumstances in the Sudan.
Women, of course, are still in a dire situation in all sectors.
I can dispense with a description of the dire economic situation in Kosova, well known as it is.
Unfortunately we did not take heed of those dire warnings.
That is a dire statistic for the future of the mountains.
It is not acceptable for someone who is in dire straits to be compared with someone in the developing world.
The security situation is as dire as it was before.
None of this detracts from the fact that the recipient countries sometimes have dire situations to contend with.
It looks bad on TV; it is a hundred times worse when you stand amongst it, when people are in such dire situations.
The Lisbon Strategy is in dire straits because of the failure to implement legislation by Member States.
Yet agriculture, just like other economic activities, is in dire need of clear prospects for its future development.
The problem is that in many EU Member States it has become the easy option with dire consequences for the environment.
Civil society is in dire circumstances there.
Philips and Daf were in dire straits.
Having visited Iran with a delegation from this Parliament I am keenly aware on the dire needs of the population there.
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