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British English: /ˈkʌmp(ə)ni/
American English: /ˈkəmp(ə)ni/

Translation of company in French:


  • 1 (Business, Law)
    before n (of all businesses) (earnings, profits, records)
    des sociétés
    (of a particular business) (accountant, car park, headquarters, newsletter)
    de la société
  • 4 (companionship) to keep somebody company
    tenir compagnie à quelqu'un
    to enjoy somebody's company
    apprécier la compagnie de quelqu'un
    to be good company
    être d'une compagnie agréable
    I have a cat for company
    j'ai un chat pour me tenir compagnie
    to be seen in somebody's company ou in company with somebody
    être vu en compagnie de quelqu'un
    to part company with (person) (gen) [humorous]
    (person, bike, horse)
    on political matters they part company
    en ce qui concerne la politique, ils divergent complètement
    to keep bad company
    avoir de mauvaises fréquentations
    to be fit company for somebody
    être une fréquentation pour quelqu'un
    to keep company with somebody
    fréquenter quelqu'un
  • 5 (visitors)
    to have/expect company
    avoir/attendre du monde
  • 6 (society) See examples: in company in mixed company
    quand les dames sont présentes
    Lisa and company
    (often pejorative)
    Lisa et compagnie
  • 7 (similar circumstances) See examples: to be in good company
    ne pas être le seul/la seule
    don't worry, you're in good company
    ne t'inquiète pas, tu n'es pas le seul
    Marie, in company with many others, complained
  • 10
    [euphemistic] (CIA) See examples: the Company
    la CIA

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