French translation of lenient
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⇒ He received an unexpectedly lenient sentence.
Il a été condamné à une peine légère contre toute attente.
Example Sentences Including 'lenient'
What worried Len was the number of early finishes that were being dished out by lenient superintendents.THE SCHEME FOR FULL EMPLOYMENT (2003)
`The Comandante has instructed me to say that he will be lenient.Desperadoes
We'll plead self-defence, so maybe the beak will be lenient.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
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Translation of lenient from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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