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Pronunciation: /ʀɑ̃buʀse/

Translation of rembourser in English:

verbe transitif

  • 2 (en reprenant des marchandises)
    to give a refund to (client)
    to refund the price of (vêtement, article, appareil)
    rembourser quelque chose à quelqu'un
    to give somebody a refund on something
    se faire rembourser quelque chose
    to get a refund on something
    votre garantie ‘satisfait ou remboursé’
    your guarantee ‘your money refunded if not completely satisfied’
    nous vous rembourserons tous vos achats sans discuter
    the price of all returned goods will be refunded on demand
    le magasin ne rembourse pas mais il donne des avoirs
    we do not give refunds on returned goods but we will issue a credit note
    ils m'ont remboursé mon billet d'avion
    they gave me a refund for my plane ticket
    les spectateurs ont été remboursés
    the spectators have been given a refund
    remboursez! remboursez!
    we want our money back!
  • 3 (rendre de l'argent déboursé)
    to reimburse (frais professionnels, employé)
    rembourser quelqu'un de quelque chose
    to pay somebody back for something, to reimburse somebody for something
    rembourser les frais de quelqu'un
    to reimburse somebody
    la sécurité sociale ne rembourse pas certains médicaments
    certain medicines are non-refundable ou are not reimbursed by the social security
    rembourser une opération
    to reimburse the cost of an operation
    médicament remboursé à 40%
    medicine refundable ou reimbursed at 40%
    rembourser un ami
    to pay a friend back
    je ne peux te rembourser que la moitié de ce que tu m'as prêté hier
    I can only pay you back half of what you lent me yesterday
    achète-moi des cigarettes et je te rembourserai
    buy me some cigarettes and I'll pay you back
    se faire rembourser par sa société
    to be reimbursed by one's company

also: se rembourser verbe pronominal

  • to get one's money back
    je me suis remboursé en gardant sa montre
    I kept his/her watch by way of payment
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