Translation for 'pretext' from English to Albanian
NOUN   a pretext | pretexts
SYNO guise | pretence | pretense | ...
sebep {m}pretext
yçkël {f}pretext
pretekst {m} [libr.]pretext
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Translation for 'pretext' from English to Albanian

sebep {m}

yçkël {f}

pretekst {m} [libr.]
Usage Examples English
  • The incident was then taken by the Israelites as a pretext for the War against the Midianites in Numbers 31.
  • In other variants, such as "Ruggleton's Daughter of Iero", he does not have a pretext for beating her.
  • A type of social engineering called pretexting uses a pretext to elicit information fraudulently from a target.
  • In 1945, Japanese military police arrested Toichiro Araki on the pretext of being a spy.
  • For example, a pretext could be established wherein the social engineer teases an exciting prize for the victim if they agree to give the social engineer their banking information.

  • 4. The group must have acted under the pretext of service to justice, race, or tradition.
  • According to the Freedom House report, Russian authorities imposed additional restrictions for media under the pretext of pandemic.
  • However, on the pretext that Bonnard was continuing to correspond with Maubray, Plainville arrested and imprisoned her.
  • Amidst the mob violence, regional police and the Imperial Army used the pretext of civil unrest to liquidate political dissidents.
  • He was arrested in Malaysia for smuggling 57 people under the pretext of a cultural event. He was later released.

  • The self-dissolution of the Assembly in 1962 was the pretext for annexation of Eritrea by Imperial Ethiopia.
  • Urban settings such as Cuzco and Lima have claimed to engage in this practice as a pretext for brawls.
  • However, the Danzig crisis was a just a pretext for war.
  • The Japanese government, which sought to emulate the empires of Europe in their tradition of enforcing so-called Unequal Treaties, responded by sending the Japanese gunboat "Unyō" towards Busan and another warship to the Bay of Yeongheung on the pretext of surveying sea routes, meaning to pressure Korea into opening its doors.
  • Pakistan's film censor board banned the film on grounds that extremists could use it as a pretext to launch attacks.

  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) (Offences in the name or pretext of Honour) Act of 2016 repealed the loophole which allowed the perpetrators of honour killings to avoid punishment by seeking forgiveness for the crime from another family member, and thus be legally pardoned and receive light punishment.
  • In June 2021, 44 people were arrested at an LGBT center, with the pretext of violating Covid SOPs.
  • According to Marc Trachtenberg, the German threat was a pretext for defense against the USSR.
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