Übersetzung von “backbone” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

backbone

nounbackbone /ˈbækˌboʊn/
countable =spine; the bones running up the middle of the back
colonne feminine vertébrale

a feeling of pressure on my backbone
une sensation de pression sur ma colonne vertébrale
countable the strongest or most important part
base feminine , ossature feminine

Manufacturing is the backbone of the economy.
L'industrie est la base de l'économie.
uncountable determination and strength of character
courage masculine , informal cran masculine

Does he have the backbone to do this job?
Est-ce qu'il a le cran de faire ce travail ?

(Übersetzung von “backbone” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)