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discount

Translation of discount in German:

noun

British English: /ˈdɪskaʊnt/
American English: /ˈdɪskaʊnt/
  • (Business)
    Rabatt Mask.
    (on bill of exchange) Diskont Mask.
    (discounting) Diskontierung Fem.
    give or offer [somebody] a discount on something
    [jemandem] Rabatt auf etwas Akk. geben od. gewähren
    discount for cash
    Skonto Mask./Neutr.
    Rabatt bei Barzahlung
    at a discount
    mit Rabatt
    (Finance)
    unter dem Nennwert
    [figurative]
    nicht gefragt
    the books were sold at a [big] discount
    die Bücher wurden [weit] unter dem normalen Preis verkauft

transitive verb

British English: /dɪsˈkaʊnt/
American English: /ˌdɪsˈkaʊnt/
  • 1
    (disbelieve) unberücksichtigt lassen
    (discredit) widerlegen (Beweis, Theorie)
    (underrate) zu gering einschätzen
    (lessen) schmälern (Wert)
    (reduce effect of) einkalkulieren

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