Translation of know in French:

know

Pronunciation: /nəʊ/

vt (prét knew /njuː/ pp, known /nəʊn/)

  • [gen], savoir; (be acquainted or familiar with) connaître [place, person, way] to know why/how savoir pourquoi/comment to know how to do savoir faire to know sb by sight connaître qn de vue to get to know sb faire connaissance avec qn he knows all about it il est au courant I knew it! j'en étais sûr!

vi (prét knew pp, known)

  • savoir as you know comme vous le savez to know about (have information) être au courant de [event] (have skill) s'y connaître en [computing, engines] to know of (from experience) connaître (from information) avoir entendu parler de to let sb know of or about tenir qn au courant de

Idioms

to be in the know

être bien informé/-e

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Pronunciation: əbˈdʒʊə
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solemnly renounce (a belief, cause, or claim)