bien lotie

English translation: well off

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French term or phrase:bien lotie
English translation:well off
Entered by: Louisa T.

14:18 Dec 16, 2010
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial - Economics / inflation
French term or phrase: bien lotie
Hi,

"Si les parties bien loties ont plus d’argent qu’il ne leur faut, et que les moins bien loties ne peuvent pas s’en procurer, il n’est pas étonnant que les liquidités finissent par réapparaître ailleurs dans le monde."

My translation:

Considering that the "well allotted" have more money than they need and that the "less well allotted" cannot get any, it is not surprising that the liquidities end up by reappearing elsewhere in the world.

Please help :)
Thank you in advance
Louisa T.
Tunisia
Local time: 14:15
well off
Explanation:
well heeled

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Note added at 34 mins (2010-12-16 14:53:28 GMT)
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not sure I don't even prefer AFFLUENT
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well off


Explanation:
well heeled

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Note added at 34 mins (2010-12-16 14:53:28 GMT)
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not sure I don't even prefer AFFLUENT

polyglot45
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jean-Claude Gouin
15 mins

agree  BrigitteHilgner: Sounds good to me.
17 mins

agree  rkillings: And do dispense with the 'parties': the well-off vs. the less well-off.
3 hrs

agree  Louis Cyril P
4 hrs
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