emprunter translation | French-English dictionary

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emprunter

  

      vt  
     [+de l'argent, un livre]   to borrow  
emprunter qch à qn      to borrow sth from sb  
Est-ce que je peux t'emprunter un euro?      Can I borrow one euro from you?  
     (fig)  
emprunté à      borrowed from  
un mot emprunté à l'anglais      a word borrowed from English  
→ un style emprunté au jazz        
     [+itinéraire]   to take, follow
     [+style, manière]   to adopt, to assume
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
emprunter v.
borrow
[Bus.]

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
v.
use the staircase
emprunter un chemin ...
exp.
to borrow sth from sb
exp.
to borrow a book from the library
n.
reason for borrowing
adv.
better buy than borrow
n.
loan
[Bus.]
exp.
borrowed from
n.
back-to-back loan
n.
borrowing cost
~
exp.
to issue a loan
exp.
to float a loan
exp.
to float a loan
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'emprunter' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
v.
emprunter cette voie
exp.
emprunter les routes de campagne
exp.
Je peux emprunter ta règle?
exp.
Je peux emprunter ta gomme?
exp.
Je peux emprunter ton stylo?
exp.
Est-ce que je peux emprunter ta voiture?
"emprunter": examples and translations in context
b) restreindre ou augmenter la somme à emprunter; (b) limit or increase the amount to be borrowed;
M. Charlie Penson: Ils devraient emprunter à la banque comme tout le monde. Mr. Charlie Penson: They should borrow from the bank like everybody else.
(i) emprunter des fonds dans les pays membres ou ailleurs, à condition que : (i) borrow funds in member countries or elsewhere, provided always that:
Selon lui, la Grèce devrait "pouvoir emprunter à des taux raisonnables". He added that Greece needed "to be able to borrow at rates which are normal".
Depuis 1983, les territoires peuvent emprunter sur le marché libre. Since 1983, the territories have been able to borrow on the open market.
Deux voies s’offrent pour l’éducation. Laquelle emprunter ? Two roads ahead for education – which one should we take?
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