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sans partage

English translation: single handedly

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20:49 Jun 5, 2002
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
French term or phrase: sans partage
Ce monsieur a dirigé l’entreprise sans partage jusqu’à sa fermeture en 1990.
Does this mean he ran it single-handedly or on his own? Thanks. John
English translation:single handedly
I think that is what it means...
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Jane Lamb-Ruiz
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5 +9single handedly
Jane Lamb-Ruiz
4on his own/tirelessly



3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +9
single handedly

I think that is what it means...

Jane Lamb-Ruiz
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Aida Macedo
48 mins

agree  Frazer Clark
3 hrs

agree  GILOU
7 hrs

agree  Paul Mably: I think "on his own" would also work
8 hrs

agree  GerardP
8 hrs

agree  Linda Young
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agree  Arthur Borges: Perfect.
10 hrs

agree  spencer
11 hrs

agree  Martine Etienne: I would choose on his own as Paul
15 hrs
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16 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
on his own/tirelessly

sans partage can mean without sharing, but sometimes is used in the sense of 'sparing no effort'.

regards from Malta

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