Die Übersetzung von "law" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /loː/

the collection of rules according to which people live or a country etc is governed

loi(s), législation
Breaking the speed limit is against the law
law and order.

any one of such rules

A new law has been passed by Parliament.

(in science) a rule that says that under certain conditions certain things always happen

the law of gravity.
lawful adjective

(negative unlawful) allowed by law

He was attacked while going about his lawful business.

just or rightful

She is the lawful owner of the property.
lawfully adverb

lawless adjective

paying no attention to, and not keeping, the law

sans loi
In its early days, the American West was full of lawless men.
lawlessly adverb

d’une manière illégale
lawlessness noun

lawyer /ˈloːjə/ noun

a person whose work it is to know about and give advice and help to others concerning the law

If you want to make your will, consult a lawyer.
law-abiding adjective

obeying the law

respectueux des lois
a law- abiding citizen.
law court (also court of law)

a place where people accused of crimes are tried and legal disagreements between people are judged.

cour de justice
lawsuit noun

a quarrel or disagreement taken to a court of law to be settled

She has threatened to file a lawsuit against him.
be a law unto oneself

to be inclined not to obey rules or follow the usual customs and conventions.

ne connaître d’autre loi que la sienne
Lucy is something of a law unto herself – you never quite know what she is going to do next.
the law

the police

la police
The thief was still in the building when the law arrived.
the law of the land

the established law of a country.

les lois du pays
lay down the law

to state something in a way that indicates that one expects one’s opinion and orders to be accepted without argument

(essayer de) faire la loi
With young children you have to lay down the law so that they clearly know right from wrong.

(Die Übersetzung von "law" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)