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capital
British English: /ˈkapɪt(ə)l/
American English: /ˈkæpədl/

Translation of capital in French:

noun

  • 2
    also: capital city
    capitale (f)
    fashion capital of the world
    capitale mondiale de la mode
  • 3
    uncountable (gen) (Business, Finance) (wealth)
    capital (m)
    (funds)
    capitaux (mpl) , capital (m)
    with a capital of £500,000
    au capital de 500 000 livres sterling
    to make capital out of something
    [figurative]
    tirer profit de quelque chose
    to make political capital out of something
    tirer profit de quelque chose dans un but politique
    before n (amount, base, loss, outlay, turnover)
    de capital

adjective

  • 1
    (letter)
    majuscule
    capital A crazy with a capital C (informal)
    dingue avec un D majuscule or un grand D (informal)
  • 2 (Law)
    (offence, crime, sentence)
    capital
  • 3 (essential) to be of capital importance
    être d'une importance capitale
  • 4
    [dated]
    [informal]
    (British English) (excellent)

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