Swedish-English translation for "bakåtsträvare"

 

"bakåtsträvare" English translation

Results: 1-3 of 3

bakåtsträvare {noun}

bakåtsträvare {noun} (also: reaktionär)

reactionary {noun}

Slutligen vill jag beträffande punkt nio i betänkandet påminna om att kyrkan och armén har visat sig vara två gedigna bakåtsträvare i samhället på detta område.

Finally, I would remind you, regarding Paragraph 9 of the report, that, in this area, the church and the army have proved to be two solidly reactionary elements in society.
Is a certain translation missing here? Let us know or submit your own translation below.
 

Context sentences

Context sentences for "bakåtsträvare" in English

These sentences come from external sources and may not be accurate. bab.la is not responsible for their content. Read more here.

Jag anser, fru ledamot, helt uppriktigt och med risk att betraktas som bakåtsträvare, att det finns begränsningar för viljepolitiken i denna fråga.

To be totally frank and at the risk of being considered behind the times, I do believe that there are limits to what can be achieved by pro-active political action in this area.

Det är viktigt att EU nu känner ansvar och inte spelar fundamentalister och bakåtsträvare i händerna utan att vi röstar igenom ett balanserat betänkande.

It is important for the EU to feel a sense of responsibility now and not to play into the hands of fundamentalists and reactionaries. Instead, we need to vote a balanced report through.
 

Suggest new Swedish to English translation

Did you search the Swedish-English dictionary and not find the expression you were looking for? Perhaps there is a Swedish to English translation missing? In the fields below you can suggest new entries to the dictionary for Swedish to English.

SwedishSwedish

Latest word suggestions by users: modality, bad form, bad form, bad form, pairs

Similar words

More translations in the bab.la French-English dictionary.