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entertain
British English: /ɛntəˈteɪn/
American English: /ˌɛn(t)ərˈteɪn/

Translation of entertain in French:

transitive verb

  • 2 (play host to) to entertain somebody to dinner
    recevoir quelqu'un à dîner
    she's being entertained to dinner by some friends
    elle est invitée à dîner chez des amis
  • 3 (nurture)
    (idea)
    (suggestion)
    (doubt, hope, ambition, passion, illusion)
    I couldn't entertain the thought that …
    je n'arrivais pas à me faire à l'idée que …

intransitive verb

  • we don't entertain much
    nous ne recevons pas souvent

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    adverb
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly