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attitude
British English: /ˈatɪtjuːd/
American English: /ˈædəˌt(j)ud/

Translation of attitude in French:

noun

  • 1 (way of behaving or reacting)
    to, towards (British English) à l'égard de
    her attitude to life/the world
    sa façon de voir la vie/le monde
    this will require a change in attitude
    ceci exigera un changement de comportement
  • 2 (affected pose)
    pose (f) affectée
    to strike an attitude
    prendre une pose affectée
  • 3
    [informal]
    (assertiveness, dynamism) See examples: to have attitude
    avoir de l'allure

also: attitudes plural noun

  • (of social group etc) See examples:young people's attitudes towards religion
    l'attitude (f) des jeunes envers la religion
    attitudes are changing
    l'attitude des gens commence à changer, les idées commencent à changer

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