French translation of 'sideshow'
1. (at fair) attraction f
2. (= minor event, situation)
to be a sideshow to sth être relégué(e) au second plan derrière qch
In the end, the meeting was a sideshow to a political storm that broke Thursday. Au bout du compte, la réunion fut reléguée au second plan derrière la tempête politique qui éclata jeudi.
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Example Sentences Including 'sideshow'
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But in recent years he has become a mere sideshow.The Sun (2013)
It's one of those things that becomes a sideshow.The Sun (2012)
But in terms of growth, they are already a sideshow compared with Asia.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
On the other hand, it could be a mere sideshow.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
This became unsatisfactory for both codes, with influential Flat races a mere sideshow to the jumps finale.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translation of sideshow from the Collins English to French Dictionary