French translation of 'contrivance'
- (= scheme)
- (= device)
- (= artificiality) [of book, play, plot]
caractère m artificiel
Example Sentences Including 'contrivance'
`I wonder if this is a contrivance of the Enemy,' said Boromir.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
It seemed almost contrived, but he had not been part of any contrivance !A Plague of Angels
The drum catapulted and bowled over the Vicar who lay on his back in the middle of the drive with the contrivance on top of him.Goodbye Curate
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Translation of contrivance from the Collins English to French Dictionary