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transfer

Translation of transfer in French:

noun

British English: /ˈtransfəː/
, /ˈtrɑːns-/, /-nz-/
American English: /ˈtræn(t)sfər/
  • 6 (American English) (Railways)
    billet (m) de correspondance

transitive verb p prés etc -rr-

British English: /transˈfəː/
, /trɑːns-/, /-nz-/
American English: /trænsˈfər/
, /ˈtrænsfər/
  • 1 (move)
    (data, luggage, prisoner) from de to à
    to transfer data onto hard disc
    transférer les données sur disque dur
  • 2 (recopy)
    (details, information) from de onto sur
  • 5 (Telecommunications)
    faire passer
    (call)
    I'm transferring you to reception
    je vous passe la réception
  • 8 (translate) See examples: to transfer an idea onto paper
    mettre une idée sur le papier

intransitive verb p prés etc -rr-

British English: /transˈfəː/
, /trɑːns-/, /-nz-/
American English: /trænsˈfər/
, /ˈtrænsfər/
  • 1 (relocate)
    (employee, player, passenger)
    être transféré
    (civil servant)
    être muté
    I'm transferring to the Boston office
    on me transfère au bureau de Boston
  • 2 (Aviation)
    (traveller)
    changer d'avion
  • 3 (University)
    (student)
    (change university)
    changer d'université
    (change course)
    changer de cours
    to transfer from Bath to York
    faire un transfert de Bath à York
  • 4 (adapt) See examples: the novel didn't transfer well to the stage
    le roman ne passait pas bien à la scène

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