French English Dictionary

Français - English

abolir in English:

1. abolishing

He advocated abolishing class distinctions.
Save energy by abolishing the convenience stores' 24-hour-a-day trading!

English word "abolir"(abolishing) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Why I am in favor of socialism"...
Fiches du livre - "The Delinquent (Vol. IV, No. 2)...
Fiches du livre - "The Short Constitution" (Martin...
Fiches du livre - "The Slavery Question Speech of ...
Fiches du livre - "The Seventh Day Sabbath, a Perp...

2. abolish

I will abolish capital punishment.
We must abolish the death penalty.
Britain abolished slavery in 1807.
Slavery was abolished in the mid 19th century in Amerika.
In the fight to abolish slavery Lincoln knew that he occupied the moral high ground.
The French Revolution not only had as its objective to change an old government, but also to abolish the old form of society.
We have to abolish all nuclear weapons, because they are deadly to mankind.
He thinks hunting for sport should be abolished.
the death penalty was abolished in 1965."
abolish, exterminate, extinguish, extirpate, eradicate, obliterate These verbs mean to get rid of: voted to abolish the tax; exterminated the cockroaches in the house; criticism that extinguished my enthusiasm
They are thinking of abolishing breaks at my job. I’m going to quit!
"Educationalists have called on the government to abolish tax on computers. The government has pledged to abolish child poverty by 2020. "
The slave trade was abolished in the US in 1808. the abolition of slavery
to abolish a new law......
How can we abolish war?

English word "abolir"(abolish) occurs in sets:

500 most important French verbs 376 - 400
TOEFL - Most important words 1 - 25
Fiches du livre - "The Ethical Way" (Joseph Farrell)
Fiches du livre - "Cotton, Its Progress from the F...