In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Hopkins said the election was a mandate from the voters.
- In a general sense, therefore, action has not been linked to any policy mandate from the public.
- That's the kind of mandate election authorities need to do their job.
- The rebels haven't even got a mandate through an election.
- We will therefore go back to the electorate to renew our mandate with confidence.
- The temptation must be enormous to ask the electorate for a fresh mandate, now that the latest opinion polls show he has enough support to be returned to power.
- He lacks the freedom that a directly elected mayor gains from their direct relationship with the electorate and their clear mandate.
- The ones who win and form the next government would thus have the mandate to pursue their policies and programmes.
- Perhaps politicians should seek a new mandate from the electorate if they are unable to fulfil their promises.
- What's more, he will claim a mandate for every single policy he comes up with, even if they didn't appear in the election campaign.
- Neither side of the policy divide believes that it can win a popular mandate for its policies and fight things out in an open and honest form.
- He might take it as a national mandate to pursue the policy of truculent unilateralism.
- He has made clear that he is seeking a personal and a political mandate in this election.
- Some even felt that in such a situation, the only honourable course would be for the government to call an election to re-establish a mandate for a change in course.
- Despite their mandate to serve their electorate, our representatives at the Commons are notoriously difficult to get hold of.
- Newly elected ministers invariably choose to regard an election victory as conferring a mandate on their policies.
- The public has grumbled to a point where it has lost faith in the Authority because of its failure to carry out its mandate.
- If the present government cannot maintain the integrity of the country then it should dissolve itself and call an election so that mandates are clear.
- No president for more than a century has assumed office with less of a popular mandate for his policies.
- It simply provides that someone who changes his or her status in that kind of way needs to go and get a fresh mandate from the electorate.
- Another category of dependent imperial territory was formed by League of Nations mandates.
- After the war, Japan continued to rule the islands under a mandate from the League of Nations.
- If that were right one would expect to see wives being independently advised before signing a typical mandate for a joint account.
- If you have a friend or relative you completely trust, ask your bank to provide them with a third-party mandate.
- When you fill in the application form for a joint account it will include a mandate giving you both the authority to access the account and the money in it.
- After the war the League of Nations gave Britain, Australia, and New Zealand a trustee mandate over the territory.
- Britain extracted a mandate to run it from the League of Nations, forerunner of the United Nations.
- For the next 25 years, Syria was governed by French colonial administrators under a mandate from the League of Nations.
- A forged cheque is not a valid mandate, and the bank cannot debit the customer's account.
- He showed his value pretty quickly, pointing out that banks must have a legal mandate to debit someone's account.
(trusteeship)mandato masculineunder UN mandate — bajo mandato de la ONU
- the British mandate in Palestine — el protectorado / mandato británico de Palestina
1dar instrucciones aautorizarthe delegates were mandated to … — los delegados recibieron instrucciones / recibieron el mandato de …
2US(make compulsory)(attendance/procedure/payment) exigir
3HistoryPalestine was mandated to the British in 1922 — en 1922 se concedió el mandato de Palestina a Gran Bretaña
- mandated territory — territorio bajo mandato
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