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British English: /ˈsɛtbak/
American English: /ˈsɛtˌbæk/

Translation of setback in French:


  • 1 (gen) (Military)
    revers (m) (for pour)
    to suffer a setback
    essuyer un revers
    this would be a setback to our plans
    cela compromettrait nos projets
    it was a setback to his hopes of winning
    cela a compromis ses chances de gagner
    a temporary setback
    un recul passager
  • 2 (Finance) after an early setback prices rose steadily (Finance)
    après un recul initial les prix ont augmenté régulièrement
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