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French translation: abusif

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English term or phrase:contumelious
French translation:abusif
Entered by: Sylvie Addison-Lefebvre
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02:27 May 19, 2001
English to French translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
English term or phrase: contumelious
legal proceeding. I cannot find this term anywhere.
Sylvie Addison-Lefebvre
Local time: 15:30
abusif
Explanation:
trouvé dans le THESAURUS Roget behaviour characterized by verbal abuse, rude and disrespectful, abusive
et sur lycos dans le cas du comportement abusif d'un hôtel vis a vis de ses employés
bonne chance
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Albert Golub
Local time: 15:30
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Merci de votre aide
Sylvie
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Summary of answers provided
naabusif, audacieux
Nikki Scott-Despaigne
naa outrance, abusif, abusivementyacine
naméprisant OU arrogant OU insolantAnnie Robberecht, C. Tr.
naPAR CONTUMACEBéatrice BATARD
naabusifAlbert Golub


  

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20 mins
abusif


Explanation:
trouvé dans le THESAURUS Roget behaviour characterized by verbal abuse, rude and disrespectful, abusive
et sur lycos dans le cas du comportement abusif d'un hôtel vis a vis de ses employés
bonne chance

Albert Golub
Local time: 15:30
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in pair: 2094
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Merci de votre aide
Sylvie
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57 mins
PAR CONTUMACE


Explanation:
LEGAL MATTERS

Béatrice BATARD
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8 hrs
méprisant OU arrogant OU insolant


Explanation:
qui a ou témoigne du mépris. Voir arrogant, dédaigneux.

Le nouveau Petit Robert 1.

Terme confirmé "correct" par les terminologues de TERMIUM

LE Robert & Collins propose :
méprisant OU insolant


    TERMIUM, Robert & Collins
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
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10 hrs
a outrance, abusif, abusivement


Explanation:
I hope it helps you


yacine
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Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 157
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3 days 7 hrs
abusif, audacieux


Explanation:
http://www.m-w.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?va=contumelious

One entry found for contumelious.

Main Entry: con·tu·me·li·ous
Pronunciation: "kän-tü-'mE-lE-&s, -tyü-', -ch&-'
Function: adjective
Date: 15th century
: insolently abusive and humiliating
- con·tu·me·li·ous·ly adverb

http://www.m-w.com/cgi-bin/thesaurus

One entry found for contumelious.

Entry Word: contumelious
Function: adjective
Text: 1
Synonyms ABUSIVE, invective, opprobrious, scurrile, scurrilous, truculent, vituperative, vituperatory, vituperous
2
Synonyms INSOLENT 2, audacious, bold, ||boldacious, brazen, impertinent, impudent, procacious, saucy
Antonyms obsequious






    Reference: http://www.m-w.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?va=contumelious
    Reference: http://www.m-w.com/cgi-bin/thesaurus
Nikki Scott-Despaigne
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