French translation of 'official'
the Irish President’s official residence la résidence officielle du président irlandais
to be on an official visit être en visite officielle
[of organization, government, council] officiel m
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Example Sentences Including 'official'
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G4S declined to comment before an official announcement.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Some council officials will be fighting for their jobs.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
There was corruption of local or national government officials or ministers.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
They would hold senior officials to account.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Treasury officials are said to be crystal clear on this.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Government officials are working with police to make sure motorists do not wear them while driving.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Other recruits included referees and football officials.The Sun (2014)
An official announcement is expected in the next week or two.The Sun (2011)
And that ref chiefs tell officials to say they have not seen incidents so that retrospective action can then be applied.The Sun (2016)
But sometimes referees and officials deserve criticism and what are you supposed to say?The Sun (2008)
Officials have their part to play in both these duties.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The match referee is the official in overall charge of games and disciplinary issues.The Sun (2016)
We are talking about our official position and it is normal.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
American and British officials both insist that the deterrent is independent.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
An official announcement of their plans is expected to follow early in the New Year.The Sun (2016)
Government officials concluded that in all but one there were grounds to suspect workers had been trafficked.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He lives in the official residence, so he must move.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
It may also be easier to move officials between departments and projects without a formal application process.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Negotiations between the council officials and the builders had continued for some time on this basis.Remaking Planning: the politics of urban change in the Thatcher years (1989)
One farmer had 46 visits from officials this year to see bats and trees.The Sun (2016)
She has also lost two lawsuits filed by former employees at the official residence who accused her of abuse.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The heir to the throne and his wife have an official residence in the capital.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The proposals are part of an official review into the effects of obesity and drug and drink addiction.The Sun (2016)
There was no official explanation of how the hostages died.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
They were too terrified to speak openly when embassy officials visited them.The Sun (2011)
Treasury officials are expecting to spend next month in negotiation with departments.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The incentives to stop fighting are meagre compared with the risks that fighters take to join the peace process, officials say.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Others felt overwhelmed by financial reports and official proceedings.Christianity Today (2000)
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'official' in Other Languages
British English: official /əˈfɪʃəl/ ADJECTIVE
Something that is official is approved by the government or by someone else in authority.
...the official unemployment figures.
- American English: official
- Arabic: رَسْمِيٌّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: oficial
- Chinese: 官方的
- Croatian: službeni
- Czech: oficiální
- Danish: officiel
- Dutch: officieel
- European Spanish: oficial
- Finnish: virallinen
- French: officiel
- German: offiziell
- Greek: επίσημος
- Italian: ufficiale
- Japanese: 職務上の
- Korean: 직무상의
- Norwegian: offisiell
- Polish: urzędowy
- European Portuguese: oficial
- Romanian: oficial
- Russian: официальный
- Spanish: oficial
- Swedish: officiell
- Thai: อย่างเป็นทางการ
- Turkish: yetkili
- Ukrainian: офіційний
- Vietnamese: chính thức
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Translation of official from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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