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British English: /ɪnˈvɛst/
American English: /ɪnˈvɛst/

Translation of invest in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (commit)
    investir, placer (money, capital)
    consacrer (time, energy, resources) (in à)
    to invest £50,000 in shares ou stock (American English)
    investir or placer 50 000 livres sterling en valeurs
    we've invested a lot of effort in this project
    nous nous sommes beaucoup investis dans ce projet
  • 2 (bestow)to invest somebody with
    investir quelqu'un de (right, authority, power)
    to be invested with significance
    se voir attribuer une certaine signification
    to be invested with mystery
    être empreint de mystère
  • 3 (install)
    investir (president)
    to invest somebody as something
    élever quelqu'un au rang de quelque chose

intransitive verb

  • 2 (spend money on)to invest in
    (government, company)
    investir dans (industry, company, equipment)
    I've invested in a new carpet
    je me suis acheté un nouveau tapis
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