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Pronunciation: / akeʀiʀ /

Translation of acquérir in English:

verbe transitif

  • 4 (au passif) See examples: il est acquis à notre cause
    we have his support
    son bon vouloir nous est acquis
    we can count on his good will
    il est acquis que …
    it is accepted that …

also: s'acquérir verbe pronominal

  • 1 (s'obtenir) See examples: s'acquérir facilement
    to be easy to acquire
    s'acquérir par succession or héritage
    to be inherited
  • 2 (s'apprendre) See examples: c'est quelque chose qui s'acquiert
    it's something you acquire ou pick up
    l'expérience s'acquiert avec l'âge
    experience comes with age

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