Definition of 'dossier'
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Dodgy dossier Many of the things he has said about women turn my stomach. The Sun (2017)We shall compile a dossier. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet it was on this feeble and dodgy dossier that an entire edifice of advice was built. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The dossier also has information on covert spying techniques. The Sun (2015)That it has built a detailed dossier of information can only be of great help to local detectives. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The committee published the dossier yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And yesterday we handed our dossier of evidence to detectives who used it to secure a warrant and raid the converted clinic. The Sun (2015)He commented approvingly on a British government dossier on the matter that is now widely discredited. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He wasn't taking lessons from the party of the dodgy dossier and cash for peerages. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We will be presenting our dossier of evidence to Ofgem. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The dossier of evidence passes to the client, who decides if their spouse has passed. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But when their targets turned up they were met by the team of adults equipped with video cameras and a dossier of evidence. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The inquiry was launched four months after Gotham published a scathing dossier. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The dossier contains three letters from Lawrence. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Failing that, his wife will have a sizable dossier with evidence of infidelity to confront him with. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But politicians lie all the time, whether promising not to devalue or over something like the dodgy dossier. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The PM has compiled a dossier on solicitors who put innocent soldiers through years of anguish. The Sun (2015)Urgent requests were sent to them to provide more information for the dossier, leading them to pass on information beyond their direct area of knowledge. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The dodgy dossier, need I say more? The Sun (2007)The company also suspended operations from its Bristol HQ after being handed our dossier of evidence. The Sun (2016)
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Translations for 'dossier'
British English: dossier NOUN
A dossier is a collection of papers containing information on a particular event, or on a person such as a criminal or a spy.
The company is compiling a dossier of evidence to back its allegations.
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