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English translation for "abaisser"

 
v. diminish, lower, push down, step down; humiliate; cheapen; depress, discourage

Related Translations:
lever et abaisser plusieurs fois:  v. pump  detail>>
Example Sentences:
1.Il est question maintenant d' abaisser ce taux.
Now the matter being raised is the reduction of this figure.
2.Abaisser cette valeur à 1 ppm est un résultat considérable.
To come down to 1 ppm is a significant achievement.
3.Nous ne pouvons nous abaisser à tirer profit de leur mort.
We must not demean ourselves by seeking advantage from their deaths.
4.Nous devrons donc abaisser le niveau de nos taxes au niveau allemand.
We shall then be forced to lower our taxes and duties to the german level.
5.Nous devons abaisser le seuil des ressources financières et le coût des visas.
We should reduce the financial resources threshold and the cost of visas.
6.Il a fallu abaisser les frais liés à la construction et à l'exploitation des bateaux.
The cost of both building and operating ships has had to come down.
7.On profite ensuite de leurs bas salaires pour abaisser les salaires des autres travailleurs.
Advantage is then taken of their low wages to bring down the wages of others.
8.Devrons-nous revenir sur nos décisions visant à abaisser l'âge de la retraite?
Will we have to reverse our decisions with regard to making people retire earlier from work?
9.Nous ne pouvons pas concurrencer leurs produits sans abaisser nos salaires au niveau des leurs.
We cannot compete with their goods without reducing our wage rates to their levels.
10.Une possibilité d'y parvenir consiste à abaisser de façon significative le seuil de représentation de 10 %.
This can be done by drastically reducing the 10% electoral threshold.
Similar Words:
"aba eban" English translation, "abaca" English translation, "abactérien" English translation, "abaissable" English translation, "abaissement" English translation, "abaisseur" English translation, "abaissé" English translation, "abalone" English translation, "abandon" English translation, "abandon de droits d'auteur" English translation