French translation of 'diverting'
Example Sentences Including 'diverting'
he asked, diverting her, fluttering his hand over the food, not interested himself, gulping at the wine.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
It was on the main road and had been cordoned off by the police, who were diverting traffic down a side-street near it.Thy Brother Death
Go and tell Sergeant Wardle to put signs out diverting traffic round the village.Passion in the Peak
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- (British) [traffic]
dévierto divert traffic away from
dévier la circulation de
- [plane, ship]
- [plane, ship]
- [money] (fraudulently)
détournerto divert money from sth [government]
réallouer les fonds de qch
⇒ The government had to divert money from social programs to the military.
Le gouvernement a dû réallouer les fonds des programmes sociaux vers l'armée.to divert money to sth [government]
reverser de l'argent dans qchto divert money into sth [investor]
reverser de l'argent dans qch,
reverser de l'argent à qch
- (= distract)
to divert attention
détourner l'attentionto divert sb's attention
détourner l'attention de qnto divert sb's attention from sth
détourner l'attention de qn de qch
- (= amuse)
Example Sentences Including 'divert'
Words, that's what he needed to divert him from his pointless introversion.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
All these good works did not divert the eyes of cynical observers from the sheer scale of Cadmus's acquisitiveness, of course.GALILEE (2001)
And that's why she was moved... to divert suspicion from there.The Book Lady
Translation of diverting from the Collins English to French Dictionary