French translation of 'off-duty'
off-dutyoff duty [ˌɒfˈdjuːti]
(= not on duty)
[soldier] qui n’est pas en service
[policeman] hors service ⧫ qui n’est pas en service
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Example Sentences Including 'off-duty'
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It emerged that one of the bikers was an off-duty undercover police detective.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
An off-duty soldier has a deep bite on his nose... the list goes on and on.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Luckily an off-duty policeman came upon the accident and got things sorted out.The Sun (2009)
AN off-duty policeman discovered a bomb under his car yesterday.The Sun (2012)
An off-duty officer working security at the club exchanges fire with him.The Sun (2016)
An off-duty police officer saw the alleged incident and raised the alarm.The Sun (2016)
An off-duty policeman and his wife pulled over and tried to do what they could to help.The Sun (2011)
He hired off-duty police officers and supplied electric carts.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
One off-duty officer is said to have exposed himself in the canteen.The Sun (2008)
The attacks hit a bus carrying off-duty soldiers, a car and a military patrol.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The off-duty officer sat on him as ticket inspectors quizzed him over non-payment.The Sun (2014)
The off-duty officer was shot in the back as he tried to arrest one of the suspects.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The week before he ambushed a string off off-duty soldiers, killing three.The Sun (2012)
They were stopped by an off-duty policeman.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Officers off-duty will stop by, and they talk to us and each other openly.Christianity Today (2000)
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'off-duty' in Other Languages
British English: off-duty ADJECTIVE
When someone such as a soldier or policeman is off-duty, they are not working.
The place is the haunt of off-duty policemen.
Translation of off-duty from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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