Translation of "en dernier ressort" into English

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en dernier ressort adverb
in the last resort (locution adverbiale, jurisprudence)

Phrases (3)

  1. tribunal jugeant en dernier ressort - court of last resort
  2. risque assumé en dernier ressort - ultimate risk
  3. verdict d'acquittement rendu en dernier ressort - final determination of an acquittal


Elle envisage de porter plainte en dernier recours. She is thinking of suing as a last resort.
Si on ne peut pas obtenir l'argent de quelconque autre manière, on peut, en dernier recours, vendre la voiture. If we can't get the money in any other way, we can, as a last resort, sell the car.
Les exportations de janvier ont été supérieures de 20% par rapport à l'an dernier. Exports in January were up 20% over the same period of last year.
Ce n'est pas de mon ressort. That is outside my purview.
L'auteur attribue le crime à un personnage qui apparaît dans le dernier chapitre de ce livre. The author pins the crime on a character who pops up in the last chapter of this book.
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