French translation of 'parlous'
Example Sentences Including 'parlous'
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Gas plants can be built quickly, and may be the only resort when we wake up to our parlous energy supply situation.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But its parlous condition arguably meant that producers and financiers were forced to gamble on new ideas.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The UK is in a particularly parlous financial position.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
England's situation is more parlous.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Somehow, he has traded this parlous position for the heady anticipation of today.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The club's position was too parlous and the chairman's appeal was basic.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The accusation that religious groups are exploiting parlous economic conditions to add numbers to their flock is a common one.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The big risk would be Spain, which is in an increasingly parlous condition.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
This parlous financial position is a direct political legacy.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It is one of a number of tax increases devised to remedy France's parlous budgetary position.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Used Occasionally. parlous is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of parlous from the Collins English to French Dictionary