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acquitter

  

      vt  
     (DROIT)  
  [+accusé]  
to acquit  
acquitter qn de        [+crime]   to acquit sb of  
     [+facture, impôt, somme]   to pay, to settle  


acquitter (s')  
      vpr/vi  
s'acquitter de        [+obligation]   to discharge  
  [+impôt, dette]   to pay  
  [+promesse, tâche]   to carry out  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
vt.
1) acquit (vt), 2) fulfill (refl), 3) settle (refl), 4) settle (vt), 5) settle (+ prép. DE), 6) acquitted (pass.), 7) settled (pass.)
v.
acquit (vt.) ; settle (vt.) ; settle (+prép. de) (vt.)
v.
fulfill (vr.) ; settle (vr.)
exp.
to pay
exp.
to discharge
exp.
to carry out
exp.
to acquit sb of
n.
receipt
adv.
received
n.
clearance certificate
n.
receipt
adv.
delivery duty paid
adv.
to be on the safe side ; just to double-check ; for avoidance of risk ; just to be sure ; to put one's mind at rest ; just to set one's mind at ease
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'acquitter' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
v.
acquitter
[Bus.]
v.
acquitter
exp.
acquitter qn de qch
exp.
acquitter faute de preuves concluantes
exp.
ne pas s'acquitter de qch
exp.
ne pas s'acquitter d'une dette
exp.
s'acquitter très bien de sa tâche
v.
faire son devoir; s'acquitter de ses responsabilités
v.
décharger (vt.) ; acquitter (vt.) ; se décharger (vr.)
[Bus.]
vt.
(=carry out) 1. (+ function) remplir 2. (+promise) tenir 3. (+prophecy, task) accomplir ; réaliser 4. (+duty, obligation) remplir ; s'acquitter de 5. (+dream, plan, ambition) réaliser 6. (+mandate) accomplir
[UK] He could no longer fulfil his function as breadwinner for the family. They failed to fulfil their promises to revive the economy. Robert fulfilled his dream of visiting China.
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"acquitter": examples and translations in context
L'actif financier désigne les ressources qui peuvent être utilisées pour acquitter des dettes ou financer des opérations futures. Financial assets are resources that can be used to discharge existing liabilities or finance future operations.
Le receveur doit acquitter ces frais et non EXO Inc. The receiver must discharge these expenses, not EXO Inc.
L'importateur au Canada devra alors acquitter ces droits. In that event, the importer in Canada shall pay all such duty.
Elles seraient alors tenues d'acquitter des impôts. They would then be obligated to pay taxes to the taxing authority.
Le Centre recherche un deuxième expert associé afin de pouvoir s'acquitter pleinement de son mandat. The Centre is seeking an additional associate expert to implement fully its mandate.
Les requérants étrangers doivent acquitter les frais exigibles à l'aide d'un mandat payable en devises canadiennes. Foreign applicants should pay by money order payable in Canadian funds.
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