French translation of 'behalf'
on sb's behalf (British) or in sb's behalf (US) (= for)
pour qn(= as representative of)
⇒ I felt offended on her behalf.
J'en étais offensé pour elle.
au nom de qnto accept sth on sb's behalf
accepter qch au nom de qnto speak on sb's behalf
parler au nom de qnto write on sb's behalf
écrire de la part de qnto campaign on sb's behalf
mener une campagne pour qnon behalf of (British) or in behalf of (US) (= for) [person, organization]
pour(= as representative of)
au nom de(= as spokesperson for)
⇒ on behalf of my mother, I ...
au nom de ma mère, je ...
⇒ I approached him on behalf of the committee.
Je l'ai contacté de la part du comité.
Example Sentences Including 'behalf'
There was nobody sitting beside him on behalf of the Defence.A Dead Liberty
You told him who you were, that you were coming on behalf of your father about the stamp.The Dutch Blue Error
It turned out this same guy had been lobbying all the members of the planning committee on behalf of Forest Havens.LOST SUMMER (2002)
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Translation of behalf from the Collins English to French Dictionary