French translation of 'echelon'
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Its tentacles stretch far into the upper echelons of government.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Only a very small number in the higher echelons can be branded fat cats.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
There are complaints of not enough prize money in the lower echelons and too much low-grade racing in an economic environment of dwindling owner investment.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
And in the middle and lower echelons they are still paid less and employed less willingly.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Despite dedication to widening access and recruitment, the civil service is largely staffed by the stereotypical CVs in its upper echelons.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
It's a male preoccupation that reaches to the highest echelons of society.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The lower echelons of political parties are frequently in alliance with criminal gangs.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Wellington's successes as a general propelled him into the top echelons of politics and diplomacy.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He is a character hewn from the lower echelons of the Football League.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He spoke of a grating lack of respect in the higher echelons.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
I predict this year will see a shake-up in the upper echelons of the men's game.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
The target set for juniors to reach the highest echelons of the game is not close to being met.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Those who regularly attend games here talk of their alienation from the upper echelons, the money and the bling.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
You will not reach the top echelons of European football by not investing.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
But the town's reputation seemed not to have reached the higher echelons of the Vichy regime.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
No wonder that mental illness is the spectre stalking the highest echelons of music.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
She mixed in the upper echelons of Kent society.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Because ethnic minorities and women are still relatively rare in the higher echelons of power, looking the part is trickier for them.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But despite progress in the lower ranks, the top echelons of the judiciary remain almost untouched.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Having that sort of cash means they can now mix with the upper echelons of Scottish society.The Sun (2011)
Over the past three years he has uncovered corruption and malpractice in the highest echelons of power.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The book can be used largely to determine what land was held by the upper echelons of society.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The claim has sent shockwaves through the force's upper echelons.The Sun (2016)
There were people there from the higher echelons of society.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
We battle the upper echelons of super villains.The Sun (2014)
But the top echelons of Wall Street are uniformly white and male.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Still others advanced into the top echelons of business and industry.Christianity Today (2000)
The number of women making it into the upper echelons of business management has increased tremendously in recent years.Everything You Need to Know for Success in Business (1990)
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British English: echelon NOUN
An echelon in an organization or society is a level or rank in it.
...the lower echelons of society.
Translation of echelon from the Collins English to French Dictionary