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British English: /ˈsʌɪf(ə)n/
American English: /ˈsaɪfən/

Translation of siphon in French:


transitive verb

  • 1
    siphonner (petrol, water)
    to siphon petrol out of a car
    siphonner de l'essence dans le réservoir d'une voiture
  • 2 (Finance)
    détourner (money) (out of, from de) (into au profit de)

Phrasal verbs

siphon off

siphon [something] off, siphon off [something] 1.1
siphonner (petrol, water)
1.2 [figurative] [pejorative]
détourner (money)
récupérer (resources, workforce)
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