Übersetzung von “uphold” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb transitiveuphold /ʌpˈhoʊld/ ( pt pp upheld )
to agree that an earlier legal decision is correct

The Supreme Court upheld the federal court's decision.
La Cour Suprême a confirmé la décision de la cour fédérale.
to cause sth to continue by supporting it
soutenir , aider à perpétuer

We must uphold these important traditions.
Nous devons aider à perpétuer ces traditions importantes.

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


verb /apˈhəuld/ (past tense, past participle upheld /-ˈheld/)

to support (a person’s action)

His family upholds (him in) his present action.

to confirm (eg a claim, legal judgement etc)

The decision of the judge was upheld by the court.

to maintain (eg a custom)

The old traditions are still upheld in this village.

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