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Pronunciation: /geɪn/

Translation of gain in French:



  • 1 [gen], gagner; acquérir [experience] (from de); obtenir [advantage] (from grâce à) we have nothing to gain nous n'avons rien à gagner
  • 2to gain speed prendre de la vitesse or de l'élan to gain weight prendre du poids


  • 2 (profit) she hasn't gained by it cela ne lui a rien rapporté

Phrasal verbs

gain on

rattraper [person, vehicle]

Definition of gain in:

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