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acheter  


      vt  
     [+produit, service, marchandise]   to buy  
J'ai acheté des gâteaux à la pâtisserie.      I bought some cakes at the cake shop.  
acheter qch à qn        [+marchand]   to buy sth from sb  
  [+enfant, ami]   to buy sth for  
J'ai acheté des œufs au fermier.      I bought some eggs from the farmer.  
Qu'est-ce que tu lui as acheté pour son anniversaire?      What did you buy him for his birthday?  
acheter à crédit      to buy on credit  
     (soudoyer: fonctionnaire, homme politique)    to bribe
     [+faveurs, passeport]   to buy
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
vt.,vi.
buy
v.
buy (vt.) ; be sold (vi.)
[Bus.]
v.
be sold
[Bus.]
exp.
to buy for cash
v.
purchase forward
[Bus.]
v.
buy wholesale
v.
buy on credit
[Bus.]
v.
buy short
[Bus.]
v.
buy for cash
exp.
to buy on a co-ownership basis
v.
lease
exp.
to buy sth from sb
exp.
to buy sth for
vt.
buy loose
exp.
to buy sth on sale
vt.
buy a pig in a poke
v.
bulk-buy
[Bus.]
v.
bulk-buy
n.
reason for buying
v.
can buy himself/herself/themselves (vt.) ; can be bought (object+) (vi.)
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'acheter' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
v.
acheter
[Bus.]
v.
acheter et détenir
v.
acheter au comptant
[Bus.]
v.
acheter et conserver
v.
acheter la participation
[Bus.]
exp.
acheter des minutes
exp.
acheter des provisions
exp.
acheter qch à crédit
exp.
s'acheter une conduite

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