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to take punishment

French translation: résister aux environnements les plus exigeants

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English term or phrase:to take punishment
French translation:résister aux environnements les plus exigeants
Entered by: Irène Guinez
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10:28 Aug 24, 2014
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Idioms / Maxims / Sayings / rebuilt of the 1940 Portefield airplane
English term or phrase: to take punishment
Did you want a model with scale appearance,esay to build and rugger enough to take punishment?If so the moder Portefield Collegiate is a good choice.

To take punishment: pour être puni? c'est un jeu de mot, de l'ironie?
Irène Guinez
Spain
Local time: 18:50
résister aux environnements les plus exigeants
Explanation:
I hope you find "sufisamment robuste pour résister aux environnements les plus exigeants" to suit your need.
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Gladis Audi
Lebanon
Local time: 19:50
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Summary of answers provided
4 +6assez robuste pour survivre aux mauvais traitements
FX Fraipont
4 +6résister aux environnements les plus exigeants
Gladis Audi


  

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28 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
résister aux environnements les plus exigeants


Explanation:
I hope you find "sufisamment robuste pour résister aux environnements les plus exigeants" to suit your need.

Gladis Audi
Lebanon
Local time: 19:50
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  mchd
44 mins

agree  GILOU
56 mins

agree  Annie Rigler
1 hr

agree  writeaway
3 hrs

agree  Susana E. Cano Méndez
8 hrs

agree  AllegroTrans
1 day 6 hrs
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49 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
assez robuste pour survivre aux mauvais traitements


Explanation:
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Note added at 50 mins (2014-08-24 11:18:33 GMT)
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"punishment : severe handling or treatment. "
http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/punishment ?s=t

FX Fraipont
Belgium
Local time: 18:50
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 160

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Tony M: Yes, the idea is a bit along the lines of 'en pâtir'... And possibly also consider 'punishment' in a wider sense of something like 'conditions sévères' etc.
48 mins
  -> thanks Tony!

agree  Philippe Etienne: Dictionnaire: take punishment = encaisser les coups (boxe), ce dont doit être capable l'avion, notamment à l'atterrissage.
2 hrs
  -> merci!

agree  chantal Baranski: Juste un idée, "survivre aux chocs" peut-être ?
16 hrs
  -> merci!

agree  B D Finch
22 hrs
  -> thanks!

agree  AllegroTrans
1 day 5 hrs
  -> merci!

agree  kashew
1 day 23 hrs
  -> merci!
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Aug 24, 2014 - Changes made by Tony M:
FieldTech/Engineering » Other
Field (specific)Transport / Transportation / Shipping » Idioms / Maxims / Sayings
Aug 24, 2014 - Changes made by Emanuela Galdelli:
Field (write-in)rebuilt of the 1940 Porte » rebuilt of the 1940 Portefield airplane


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