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I would also point out that many governments that chose not to support this war - certainly, the French president, Jacques Chirac, as I recall in April of last year, referred to Iraq's possession of WMD.
David Kay

Meaning of "Chirac" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CHIRAC

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHIRAC

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHIRAC

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Chirac is a noun.
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WHAT DOES CHIRAC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Jacques Chirac

Jacques René Chirac is a French politician who served as President of France from 1995 to 2007. He previously served as Prime Minister of France from 1974 to 1976 and from 1986 to 1988, and as Mayor of Paris from 1977 to 1995. After completing his DEA degree at the Institut d'études politiques de Paris, a term at Harvard University and the École nationale d'administration, Chirac began his career as a high-level civil servant, and soon entered politics. He subsequently occupied various senior positions, including Minister of Agriculture, Minister of the Interior, Prime Minister, Mayor of Paris, and finally President of the French Republic. Chirac's internal policies included lower tax rates, the removal of price controls, strong punishment for crime and terrorism, and business privatisation. He also argued for more socially responsible economic policies, and was elected in 1995 after campaigning on a platform of healing the "social rift". After less statist policy when he was Prime Minister, he changed his method.

Definition of Chirac in the English dictionary

The definition of Chirac in the dictionary is Jacques. born 1932, French Gaullist politician: president of France ; prime minister ; mayor of Paris.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHIRAC

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WORDS THAT END LIKE CHIRAC

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Synonyms and antonyms of Chirac in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Chirac» into 25 languages

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希拉克
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Chirac
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Chirac
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शिराक
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شيراك
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Ширак
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Chirac
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শিরাক
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シラク
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Chirac
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Chirac
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शिराक
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Chirac
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Chirac
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Chirac
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Chirac
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Σιράκ
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Chirac

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5 QUOTES WITH «CHIRAC»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Chirac.
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Jean-Francois Cope
I have a thought for Nicolas Sarkozy, you know my loyalty on his account, but I profess it too for Jacques Chirac.
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Laurent Fabius
This assumes an upward revision of the European Budget, which is precisely what Jacques Chirac refuses to do. On the contrary, he has demanded a reduction.
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Walid Jumblatt
I condemn what happened in Madrid, but it is suspicious. If tomorrow there will be another bombing, in France for example, who will gain power? Of course not Jacques Chirac, but Le Pen.
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David Kay
I would also point out that many governments that chose not to support this war - certainly, the French president, Jacques Chirac, as I recall in April of last year, referred to Iraq's possession of WMD.
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Curt Weldon
It was Jacques Chirac and Schroeder both, who pushed us into a conflict to remove Milosevic.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHIRAC»

Discover the use of Chirac in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Chirac and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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My Life in Politics
Along with Mikhail Gorbachev, Helmut Kohl, and Francois Mitterand, Jacques Chirac is one of the most iconic statesmen of the twentieth century.
Jacques Chirac, 2012
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Jacques Chirac
He has served in every major office of the French state, from mayor of Paris and prime minister to the presidency, which he has held since 1995. This work examines the complex issues and questions surrounding Chirac and his policies.
Alan Allport, 2007
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Paris Primitive: Jacques Chirac's Museum on the Quai Branly
Paris Primitive recounts the massive reconfiguration of Paris’s museum world that resulted from Chirac’s dream, set against a backdrop of personal and national politics, intellectual life, and the role of culture in French society.
Sally Price, 2007
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National Interests and European Integration: Discourse and ...
Chirac, Palais de l'Elysée, 02.03.1999, Présidence, Discours et déclarations Chirac, Paris – Message au Parlement, 02.03.1999, Déclarations politique étrangère Chirac, Paris – Salon de l'agriculture, 07.03.1999, Présidence, Conférences et ...
Katrin Milzow, 2012
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Economic Management and French Business: From de Gaulle to ...
In this study of French economic sovereignty, Mairi Maclean compares the autonomous aspirations of a France under de Gaulle with the realities of globalisation, membership of the EU and the diminution of sovereignty during recent times.
Mairi Maclean, 2002
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The Clinton Years
The economy, however, became Chirac's greatest problem. Support for Chirac's conservative economic agenda waned over the next two years and the Socialist Party gained substantial seats in the national government. Chirac's popularity ...
Shirley Anne Warshaw, 2009
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"Francophonie" in the 1990's: Problems and Opportunities
Martinique 1st round: Guyane 1988: 1 st round: 1988: Reunion 1st round: 1988: TOM Jospin: 58.89% Chirac: 41.11% Jospin: 36.4%, Chirac: 29.14%, Balladur: 23.58%, Hue: 3.54%, Laguiller: 2.67%, Le Pen: 1.65%, Voynet: 1.27%, Villiers: ...
D. E. Ager, 1996
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Cassell's Magazine
M. de Chirac imposed his sixth storey. “Cécile has not, pardieu,” laughed Canillac. “So, sire, I have the honour to beg that to-morrow about this time M. de Vivonne shall be set free. That will be—after." “I never wanted the man,” said the King.
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France and the Middle East Peace Process Since the End of ...
Chirac, Jacques, 'Message du Président de la République, M. Jacques Chirac, au Président des États-Unis d'Amérique', Ministère des Affaires Étrangères website, Paris, 15 January 1997, http://www.france.diplomatie.fr. Chirac, Jacques  ...
Sok Mun Liew, 2005
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Political Leaders of Contemporary Western Europe: A ...
It was his aversion to Fourth Republic politicking and his belief in an interventionist state that eventually led Chirac to Gaullism. However, Chirac's own political convictions were never locked into a specific ideological framework. Throughout ...
David Wilsford, 1995

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHIRAC»

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Greece does not mark the end of the euro debacle, merely the …
I well remember the furrowed brow of President Chirac, sitting amidst the splendid gilt furnishings of the Elysee Palace, as I explained to him in ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
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Carla Bruni-Sarkozy and Nicolas attend the funeral of Charles Pasqua
Pasqua first served as interior minister under Chirac's prime ministership from 1986 to 1988, and then again under Edouard Balladur from 1993 ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
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Man Receives Father's Day Card 20 Years After Son's Death
Negated a huge data after Father's Day. And mailed in 1980 manned the Father's Day. Chirac says his son passed away in 1995. He was only ... «ABC News, Jul 15»
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Nobody in Europe Confronts US Espionage - French Senator
... revealing that the agency had spied on three French presidents: incumbent Francois Hollande, Nicolas Sarkozy and Jacques Chirac. «Sputnik International, Jul 15»
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Greece fallout, Sunday trading and too much Monet
"I well remember the furrowed brow of President Chirac, sitting amid the splendid gilt furnishings of the Elysée Palace, as I explained to him in ... «BBC News, Jul 15»
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In Memory of the July 1942 Roundup of Paris's Jews
Two years later, President Chirac claimed France's responsibility in a speech marking the anniversary of the Vel d'Hiv roundup. The Velodrome ... «The Times of Israel, Jul 15»
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France discreetly returns looted gold antiquities to China
... works to Paris's Guimet museum of Asian art in 2000 as a favour to his friend Jacques Chirac – then French president and an Asian art lover. «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
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SYRIZA Forces Demand “Requisitioning” of Greek Central Bank
Just as French President Jacques Chirac responded to a French vote ... Europe in a 2005 referendum – Chirac said, “ I have heard you” and he ... «Voltaire Network, Jul 15»
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Britain, US knew six weeks before Srebrenica massacre
Two days later, presidents Clinton and Chirac and the British prime minister, John Major, spoke by telephone to discuss a response, including ... «Pakistan Observer, Jul 15»
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This Day in History | 2005 London beats Paris to 2012 Games
Mr Chirac actually took part in the French capital's final presentation on Wednesday, while Mr Blair opted to lobby alongside the London bid ... «Macau Daily Times, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Chirac [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/chirac>. Nov 2019 ».
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