"contrivance" translation into Swedish

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"contrivance" in Swedish

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{noun}

1. general

contrivance (also: action, gear, mechanism, movement)
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mekanism {comm. gen.}
contrivance (also: apparatus, contraption, device, machine)
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apparat {comm. gen.}
contrivance (also: contraption, establishment, foundation, gear)
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inrättning {comm. gen.}
contrivance (also: apparatus, arrangement, device, disposition)
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anordning {comm. gen.}

2. figurative

contrivance (also: antic, caper, concoction, device)
contrivance (also: art, artifice, device, dodge)
The Court of Justice is therefore trying to prevent any contrivance by means of which this subterfuge could be employed.
Domstolen försöker således undvika ett knep med hjälp av vilket man skulle kunna använda denna undanflykt.
contrivance (also: trick)
What is being promoted here is a phoney and empty contrivance, designed to bring statehood to Europe.
Vad som förs fram är ett falskt och tomt konstgrepp som har utformats för att ge EU status som självständig stat.

Synonyms (English) for "contrivance":

contrivance

Context sentences for "contrivance" in Swedish

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EnglishThe entire common agricultural policy is an absurd contrivance and must be abolished.
Hela den gemensamma jordbrukspolitiken är en absurd skapelse och måste avskaffas.
English(IT) Mr President, the television images of this empty Chamber will be the best judge of the contrivance and the sham that is this debate.
(IT) Herr talman! Tv-bilderna från denna tomma kammare kommer att vara den bästa domen över en debatt full av finter och hyckleri.