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English translation of 'rapport'

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[ʀapɔʀ ]
masculine noun
1.  (compte rendu) report
Il a écrit un rapport. He wrote a report.
2.  (lien) connectionlink
Il y a un rapport évident entre ces faits. There’s an obvious connection between these events.There’s an obvious link between these events.
le rapport entre criminalité et niveau de vie the link between criminality and living standards
Je ne vois pas le rapport. I don’t see the connection.
par rapport à (comparé à) in relation to; (à propos de) with regard to
sous le rapport de (point de vue) from the point of view of
sous le rapport de la fiabilité from the point of view of reliability
sous tous (les) rapports in all respects
avoir rapport à to have something to do withto concern
être en rapport avec qch (conformité) to be in keeping with sth
3.  (proportion) (Mathematics, Technical) ratio
le rapport prix/surface the price/area ratio
dans un rapport de 1 à 10 in a ratio of 1 to 10
4.  (relation) (entre personnes, pays) relationship
Ils ont de bons rapports. They have a good relationship.
les rapports humains human relationships
être en rapport avec qn to be in touch with sb
se mettre en rapport avec qn to get in touch with sb
5.  (also: rapport sexuel) intercourse
rapport sexuel sexual intercourse
Ont-ils eu des rapports ? Have they had sexual relations?
des rapports protégés safe sex
6.  (profit) yieldreturn
des obligations de bon rapport bonds with a good returnbonds with a high yield
immeuble de rapport investment property

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Example Sentences Including 'rapport'

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Bref, ce sont les jeunes qui ont vu le rapport de force se dégrader le plus fortement par rapport aux employeurs.
Le Nouvel Observateur (2003)
Je viens d'avoir quarante ans, j'ai envie de me déterminer par rapport à moi-même sans avoir à tricher.
Marie Claire
Le rapport de l'inspecteur Blix fait honneur à son sens de l'amphigouri.
Le Nouvel Observateur (2003)
Mais est -elle efficace par rapport à son coût jugé en termes de vies sauvées ?
Salomon, Jean-Claude Le tissu déchiré. Propos sur la diversité des cancers
Tous deux ont programmé de nouvelles inspections, mentionnées dans le rapport.
Le Nouvel Observateur (2003)

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'rapport' in Other Languages

British English: ratio /ˈreɪʃɪˌəʊ/ NOUN
The ratio of something is the relationship between two things expressed in numbers or amounts, to show how much greater one is than the other.
The adult to child ratio is 1 to 6.
  • American English: ratio
  • Arabic: نِسْبَة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: proporção
  • Chinese: 比率
  • Croatian: omjer
  • Czech: poměr velikostí
  • Danish: forhold
  • Dutch: verhouding
  • European Spanish: proporción
  • Finnish: suhde matemaattinen
  • French: rapport comparaison
  • German: Verhältnis Menge
  • Greek: λόγος αναλογία
  • Italian: rapporto
  • Japanese: 比率
  • Korean: 비율
  • Norwegian: forhold
  • Polish: stosunek proporcja
  • European Portuguese: proporção
  • Romanian: raport
  • Russian: соотношение
  • Spanish: proporción
  • Swedish: förhållande
  • Thai: อัตราส่วน
  • Turkish: oran
  • Ukrainian: співвідношення
  • Vietnamese: tỷ lệ
British English: report /rɪˈpɔːt/ NOUN
news A report is a news article or broadcast which gives information about something that has just happened.
...a report in the newspaper.
  • American English: report
  • Arabic: تَقْرير
  • Brazilian Portuguese: reportagem
  • Chinese: 报告
  • Croatian: izvješće
  • Czech: zpráva zpravodajství
  • Danish: rapport
  • Dutch: rapport overzicht
  • European Spanish: informe
  • Finnish: selonteko
  • French: rapport dossier
  • German: Bericht
  • Greek: αναφορά
  • Italian: rapporto
  • Japanese: 報告
  • Korean: 보고
  • Norwegian: rapport
  • Polish: sprawozdanie
  • European Portuguese: reportagem
  • Romanian: știre
  • Russian: отчет
  • Spanish: informe
  • Swedish: rapport
  • Thai: การรายงาน
  • Turkish: rapor
  • Ukrainian: репортаж
  • Vietnamese: bản báo cáo
British English: interconnection NOUN
If you say that there is an interconnection between two or more things, you mean that they are very closely connected.
...the thematic interconnection between the stories.


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