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British English: /kɔɪn/
American English: /kɔɪn/

Translation of coin in French:


  • 2
    uncountable (coinage) monnaie (f)
    £5 in coin
    5 livres sterling en pièces

transitive verb

  • 1
    frapper (coins)
    she's really coining it ou money [informal]
    elle fait des affaires en or [informal]


to pay somebody back in their own coin

rendre à quelqu'un la monnaie de sa pièce

two sides of the same coin

les deux facettes d'un même problème

the other side of the coin is that …

(something positive) le bon côté de la chose, c'est que …
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