French translation of 'vindicate'
[person, decision, action] donner raison à
to be vindicated
The director said he had been vindicated by the experts’ report. Le directeur a déclaré que le rapport des experts lui avait donné raison.
Ministers are confident their decision will be vindicated. Les ministres ne doutent pas qu’on légitimera leur décision.
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"The suits are valid and are being brought to vindicate legal wrongs, under both federal and state law.THE VENDETTA DEFENCE (2001)
Gregory, as if to vindicate his master, rolled on to his back and began to wave all four legs in the air.THE DUTCH BLUE ERROR (2001)
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British English: vindicate VERB
If a person or their decisions, actions, or ideas are vindicated, they are proved to be correct, after people have said that they were wrong.
The director said he had been vindicated by the experts' report.
Translation of vindicate from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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