acedie

English translation: acedia

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French term or phrase:acedie
English translation:acedia
Entered by: ALI DJEBLI
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14:06 Jan 5, 2003
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / MEDICAL
French term or phrase: acedie
Sous les diagnostics divers... ACEDIE, melancolie, neurasthenie - ce sont les memes symptomes qui perdurent.
Gordana Podvezanec
Croatia
Local time: 14:02
acedia
Explanation:
DEF – A mental disorder characterized by apathy and melancholia. Source
Termium
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ALI DJEBLI
United States
Local time: 08:02
Grading comment
merci
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5 +8acedia
ALI DJEBLI


  

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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +8
acedia


Explanation:
DEF – A mental disorder characterized by apathy and melancholia. Source
Termium

ALI DJEBLI
United States
Local time: 08:02
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
merci

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  smarinella: acedia = spiritual torpor and apathy
18 mins

agree  cjohnstone: definitely
21 mins

neutral  Arthur Borges: I'd agree if I cared.
28 mins

agree  Sarah Ponting: http://www.proz.com/kudoz/336843
28 mins

agree  lauravienna
1 hr

agree  Pascale Dahan
2 hrs

agree  Paulette Racine Walden
3 hrs

agree  Deborah James
4 hrs

agree  Yolanda Broad
1 day 1 hr
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