English translation of 'clé de voûte'
clé de voûte
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Example Sentences Including 'clé de voûte'
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Durant des années, le travail avait été la clé de voûte de mon système.Marie Claire
Le président de la République est la clé de voûte de nos institutions.Le Monde (2000)
M. Jospin souhaite que la Charte des droits fondamentaux soit considérée comme " la clé de voûte de la construction européenne ".Le Monde (2001)
'clé de voûte' in Other Languages
British English: keystone NOUN
A keystone is a stone at the top of an arch, which keeps the other stones in place by its weight and position.
British English: pivot NOUN
The pivot in a situation is the most important thing which everything else is based on or arranged around.
Forming the pivot of the exhibition is a large group of watercolours.
Translation of clé de voûte from the Collins French to English
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