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Translation of appropriate in French:


British English: /əˈprəʊprɪət/
American English: /əˈproʊpriət/
  • 1 (suitable for occasion, situation)
    (attitude, behaviour, choice, place, time, treatment)
    approprié (for pour)
    (dress, gift, style)
    qui convient (after n) (for à)
    juste (for à)
    de circonstance (after n)
    appropriate to
    approprié à (needs, situation, circumstances)
    it is appropriate that somebody should do
    il est normal que quelqu'un fasse
    ‘delete as appropriate’
    ‘rayer la mention inutile or les mentions inutiles’
  • 2 (apt)
    (name, date)
    bien choisi
    he's chosen a most appropriate name for his dog
    le nom de son chien est très bien choisi

transitive verb

British English: /əˈprəʊprɪeɪt/
American English: /əˈproʊpriˌeɪt/
  • 1 (for own use) (gen)
    affecter (land) (for à)
  • 2 (American English) (Economy)
    affecter (funds) (for à)
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