French translation of 'high road'
- (British, = main road)
- (mainly US)
to take the high road (= be prudent)
se montrer prudent(e),
adopter une ligne modérée
⇒ US diplomats say the president is likely to take the high road in his statements about international trade.
Les diplomates américains disent que le président adoptera probablement une ligne modérée dans ses déclarations sur le commerce international.
Example Sentences Including 'high road'
Give Jo a day to come round, wheeKle Shona's address off her, then hit the high road.The Tartan Ringers
The thaw had come in good earnest and lawns, shrubbery, fields, paths and even the high road were all swimming with water.Adrienne and the Chalet School
He took the high road above Sintra town and drove through the unlit village of Sao Pedro heading south to Estoril.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Translation of high road from the Collins English to French Dictionary