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10:05 Jul 31, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: malmener
malmener, riposter, lueur,
les gens de couleur ont droit au bonheur
nathalie
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Summary of answers provided
na +1manhandleashiq mangel
na +1Traiter (qqn) avec rudesse, en paroles ou en actes
1964
namandhandle, handle roughly...
Germaine
nato manhandle, to handle roughly, to mistreatyacine
naTo molest
alx


  

Answers


9 mins
To molest


Explanation:
although it contains a sexual connotation that French does not.

alx
Local time: 12:26
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 119
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23 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Traiter (qqn) avec rudesse, en paroles ou en actes


Explanation:
malmener v. tr.

1. Traiter (qqn) avec rudesse, en paroles ou en actes. 2. Malmener un adversaire, le tenir en échec par une action rude, énergique.
to abuse 1. To treat with roughness, in words or acts. 2. To abuse an adversary, to hold it in failure by a hard, energetic action.






1964
Turkey
Local time: 15:26
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish
PRO pts in pair: 59

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agree  toutoune
1 hr
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1 hr
to manhandle, to handle roughly, to mistreat


Explanation:
la traduction etait plutot du francais vers l'anglais
Jespere que cela taide.
Yacine



yacine
Local time: 13:26
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 157
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1 hr peer agreement (net): +1
manhandle


Explanation:
je suppose que tu recherches la traduction de malmener uniquement.
Je propose: manhandle
en raison du verbe qui suit: riposter.
Car manhandle contient une note de brutaliser.

ashiq mangel
Pakistan
Local time: 17:26
PRO pts in pair: 84

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agree  Marie-France Schreiber
20 hrs
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1 day 20 mins
mandhandle, handle roughly...


Explanation:
malmener: to manhandle, handle roughly, treat harshly

riposter: to answer back (retort), riposte, retaliate, counterattack

lueur: glimmer, (faint)(first)light, glow, gleam

Les gens de couleur ont droit au bonheur
Colored people have a right to happiness
(are entitled to)

Germaine
Canada
Local time: 07:26
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 3733
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