French translation of 'tenet'
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The two composers did share basic aesthetic tenets.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
The notion of building a business as a long-term proposition is a basic tenet for the organisation.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Everything could and must be reduced to a single central tenet.DEVASTATING EDEN: The Search for Utopia in America (2004)
Forgiveness is, of course, a tenet central to most religions.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
His central tenet that hunger is not a natural catastrophe - it emerges into public view within historical contexts and for precise political reasons - is compelling.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It includes reliance on superstitions, as well as religious tenets such as belief in the survival of the soul after death.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The Lottery is based on a simple tenet.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
They certainly don't deserve the right or power to destroy the basic tenets of civilised society simply because there are profits to be made.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
To have done that would have been to betray the basic tenet of their religion.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Yet the fact remains that one of the basic tenets of any business is protecting your assets.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It's amazing how much progress you can make just by observing the basic tenets of decent health and decent manners.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
This would appear to support the central tenet of the movement - that healthy soil results in healthy plants, which results in healthy consumers.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Yet the central tenet of the human condition - love - seems utterly foreign to your understanding.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But not the basic tenet of central TV rights sales.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Critics claim that the killing is simply for pleasure, which undermines a basic tenet of conservation.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The basic tenet of our law is innocent until proven guilty.The Sun (2014)
The sanctity of cattle is a central tenet of the religion.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Though the design of decoys has transformed from rustic to artistic, the main tenets of construction have remained the same throughout the years.Smithsonian Mag (2017)
Formed as a socialist party, its commitment to public ownership of large parts of the economy was a central tenet for many years.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The central tenets of policy remained the same, as did the desire to reform where possible.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
But broadcasting was not closely attuned to the preferences of viewers, or to the basic tenets of efficient operation.The Media in Britain Today (1990)
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British English: tenet NOUN
The tenets of a theory or belief are the main principles on which it is based.
Non-violence and patience are the central tenets of their faith.
Translation of tenet from the Collins English to French Dictionary