French translation of 'dispossess'
[person] (of land, property) déposséder
to dispossess sb of sth déposséder qn de qch
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We have to recognise them as a distinct people who were dispossessed of this continent and deal with them with respect.The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)
Compensation could be payable to some dispossessed owners.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
I think looking at us as vultures soaring over dispossessed people is a view born of ignorance.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It recognised that Aboriginal people had lived in Australia for thousands of years and had been dispossessed of their lands.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
An entire people was dispossessed.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translation of dispossess from the Collins English to French Dictionary