French translation of pre-emptive
(priˈɛmptɪv) or preemptive (US)
- (military) [action, attack]
attaque (or action) préventive
- [legislation, policy, surgery]
Example Sentences Including 'pre-emptive'
I've taken more pre-emptive measures today, and I've got another package for tomorrow.The Scar
The part of me that is Petra sees what's going on behind her eyes and decides to make a pre-emptive strike.CHAMELEON (2002)
It could be said that they typified what pre-emptive strikes were being planned to save.Left, Right and Centre
Translation of pre-emptive from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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