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Pronunciation: /ɛ̃stʀɥiʀ/

Translation of instruire in English:

verbe transitif

  • 2 (Droit)instruire une affaire
    to prepare a case for judgment
    le juge chargé d'instruire l'affaire
    the judge in charge of preparing the case for judgment
    instruire contre quelqu'un
    to make a case against somebody
  • 3 [soutenu] (informer)instruire quelqu'un de quelque chose
    to inform somebody of something
    il nous a instruits de ses intentions
    he informed us of his intentions

also: s'instruire verbe pronominal

  • 2 [soutenu] (s'informer)s'instruire de quelque chose
    to find out about something
    il s'est instruit des intentions de ton collègue
    he found out what your colleague's intentions were

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