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Pronunciation: /dispɑ̃se/

Translation of dispenser in English:

verbe transitif

  • 3 (Droit) (exempter)dispenser quelqu'un de quelque chose/de faire
    to exempt somebody from something/from doing
    dispensé de paiement/d'accomplir ses obligations
    exempt from payment/from performing one's duties
  • 4 (épargner)dispenser quelqu'un de quelque chose/de faire
    to excuse somebody from something/doing
    cela ne vous dispense pas d'étudier
    this does not make it any the less necessary for you to study
    se faire dispenser d'un cours
    to be excused from a lesson
    je vous dispense de (tout) commentaire
    I don't need any comment from you

also: se dispenser verbe pronominal

  • 1 (être donné)
    (cours, soins)
    to be given
  • 2 (se passer de)se dispenser de quelque chose/de faire
    to spare oneself something/the trouble of doing
    j'ai décidé de me dispenser de vos services
    I've decided to dispense with your services
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