French translation of 'alteration'
(= change) changement m ⧫ modification f
timetable subject to alteration horaires sujets à modifications
an alteration to sth [rules, programme, timetable, arrangements] un changement à qch
to make an alteration to sth [rules, programme, timetable, arrangements] apporter une modification à qch
alterations plural noun
(to garment, suit, curtains) retouches fpl
(to building) transformations fpl
alterations to sth [building, house] transformations sur qch
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Example Sentences Including 'alteration'
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I will make no alteration in any respect.The Life and Adventures of William Cobbett (2005)
If you do want to improve your home or make structural alterations, you must request the housing association's written agreement.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But making some minor changes now could bring major alterations in the long term.The Sun (2015)
It may hold records and information on alterations and changes to your house since the 1900s.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It's quite possible your project can proceed with only minor alterations.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Just a few small alterations can make a huge difference to our longevity and quality of life.The Sun (2013)
Some make alterations using computer technology.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Surprisingly small alterations can transform a room.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The regulations apply where the road is new or is subject to major alterations; for example, where a new carriageway is added to an existing road.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
This seemed at the time rather an academic distinction, but on reflection it was evidently right to make the alteration.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
While this would involve a structural alteration to the roof, it would give a luxurious studio feel to the master suite below it.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
You may need some minor alterations done.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Significant alterations and a general injection of critical rigour.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The set which best fits your horse is chosen and slight alterations made to obtain the closest fit possible.Your First Horse - buying, feeding, caring (1989)
Because the proportions are good and the original fireplaces and parquet flooring are still intact, it didn't need much structural alteration.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It was a success and made me realise how you can change a person's behaviour with small alterations to the brain.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Since then, no basic structural alterations have been made to the castle.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But the most significant alteration has been in my attitude.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Don't be fooled by minor design alterations used as an excuse to charge more for products.The Sun (2016)
Look at how the balloon went up in bourgeois Greenwich over small alterations for the Games.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Physical changes include alterations in sleep patterns.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
She says: 'I was phoning the shop on a weekly basis to make alterations.The Sun (2013)
The most significant alteration is the installation of a family kitchen, behind the library.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The town council not only approved significant alterations to both residences but also voted to make him an honorary citizen.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
This simple alteration has set British politics on fire.The Sun (2015)
To this extent technical innovation was just like any other business improvement such as managerial change or alterations in methods of financial planning.Science, Technology, and Social Change (1988)
Within the overall warming trend, there were more and more local ecological changes influenced by alterations in the global environment.EXTINCTION: Evolution and the End of Man (2002)
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'alteration' in Other Languages
British English: alteration NOUN
An alteration is a change in or to something.
Making some simple alterations to your diet will make you feel fitter.
Translation of alteration from the Collins English to French Dictionary