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cost

Pronunciation: /kɒst; (AmE) kɔːst/

Translation of cost in French:

n

vt

  • 1
    (prét, pp cost)
    coûter how much does it cost? combien ça coûte? the TV will cost £100 to repair la réparation de la télé coûtera 100 livres sterling
  • 2
    (prét, pp costed)
    (estimate price of) calculer le prix de revient de [product]; calculer le coût de [project, work]

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