Translation of "discharge" - English-French dictionary


verb /disˈtʃaːdʒ/

to allow to leave; to dismiss

libérer, renvoyer
The soldier was discharged from the army
She was discharged from hospital.

to fire (a gun)

He discharged his gun at the policeman.

to perform (a task etc)

s’acquitter de
He discharges his duties very efficiently.

to pay (a debt).

He eventually discharged all his debts.

to (cause to) let or send out

(se) déverser, émettre
The chimney was discharging clouds of smoke
The drain discharged into the street.

(Translation of “discharge” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)