French translation of 'opium'
Example Sentences Including 'opium'
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It is the opium of the people.Earthly Powers: Religion and Politics in Europe from the Enlightenment to the Great War (2005)
A country where people took opium derivatives as routinely as we take aspirin.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
China got the opium den.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
I would have been in some opium den, with hair in my eyes.The Sun (2011)
The Taliban also made huge sums from opium production.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Well, he did take opium.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Britain is leading international efforts against opium production in Afghanistan.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Gold medals are the new opium of the people.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He says things got worse in 2007 when he blocked the Americans from the aerial spraying of opium poppy fields.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Iran accounts for the largest quantity of heroin, opium and morphine seizures worldwide each year.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
It looked a bit'like an opium den.The Sun (2013)
It would take raw opium out of the supply chain.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Significantly reducing opium production in Helmand will require a generation of effort and Afghan will.The Sun (2014)
So many police double up as opium farmers that poppy planting season leads to mass absenteeism from the force.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The camp would also have taught farming techniques to try to wean people off growing opium.The Sun (2008)
The drug barons guarantee opium prices, taking away uncertainty involved in growing wheat.The Sun (2009)
We've lost opium war in Afghanistan.The Sun (2014)
The opium poppy is also larger.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
This was much the point of his "opium of the people " thesis.Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)
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British English: opium NOUN
Opium is a powerful drug made from the juice or sap of a type of poppy. Opium is used in medicines that relieve pain or help someone sleep.
Translation of opium from the Collins English to French Dictionary