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British English: /ˈpɛn(ə)lti/
American English: /ˈpɛn(ə)lti/

Translation of penalty in French:


  • 3 [figurative] (unpleasant result)
    prix (m) (for de)
    to pay the penalty for something
    payer le prix de quelque chose, subir les conséquences de quelque chose
  • 4 (Sport) (in soccer)
    penalty (m) ,
    (in rugby) pénalité (f)
    to score (from) a penalty (in soccer)
    marquer un penalty
    to take a penalty
    tirer un penalty
  • 5 (Games) a ten-point penalty for a wrong answer
    une amende de dix points pour une mauvaise réponse
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