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Pronunciation: /pʀetɑ̃dʀ/

Translation of prétendre in English:

verbe transitif

also: prétendre à verbe transitif indirect

  • prétendre à des indemnités
    to claim damages
    prétendre aux honneurs
    to aspire to honours (anglais britannique)
    prétendre à un poste/salaire
    to seek a job/salary

also: se prétendre verbe pronominal

  • elle se prétend indisposée/offensée
    she claims she is indisposed/offended
    il se prétend artiste/médecin
    he makes out he is an artist/a doctor

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