"branle-bas" English translation

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"branle-bas" in English

FR branle-bas
volume_up
{masculine}

1. general

branle-bas
branle-bas

2. figurative

branle-bas (also: remue-ménage, affairement)
volume_up
bustle {noun}

Similar translations for "branle-bas" in English

branler verb
bas noun
bas adjective
bas

Context sentences for "branle-bas" in English

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FrenchShobokshi (Arabie saoudite) (parle en arabe) : Le son du branle-bas de combat se rapproche.
Mr. Shobokshi (Saudi Arabia) (spoke in Arabic): The drums of war are getting louder.
FrenchHier, c'était le branle-bas de combat chez le Parti réformiste.
Yesterday, the Reform Party was preparing for action.
FrenchNous pensons qu'entretenir un climat de branle-bas de combat et proférer des menaces n'est en aucune manière conforme à la Charte des Nations Unies.
We believe that beating the drums of war and the issuance of threats does not in any way conform to the United Nations Charter.
FrenchLe branle-bas de combat se fait encore plus insistant dans la région du Golfe, provoquant de l'appréhension dans le monde entier quant à ses répercussions éventuelles.
War drums are beating ever closer in the Gulf, making the whole world nervous about its possible consequences.