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earn
British English: /əːn/
American English: /ərn/

Translation of earn in French:

transitive verb

  • 1
    (person) [literal]
    gagner (money, sum) (by doing en faisant)
    toucher (salary, wage)
    to earn a ou one's living
    gagner sa vie
  • 2 [figurative]it earned her the respect/admiration of her colleagues
    cela lui a valu le respect/l'admiration de ses collègues
    to earn somebody's respect
    se faire respecter de quelqu'un
    he's earned it!
    il l'a mérité!
    well-earned
    bien mérité
  • 3 (Finance)
    (investment, shares)
    rapporter (interest, profit)

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