Translation of "company" - English-German dictionary


noun /ˈkampəni/ (plural companies)

a number of people joined together for a (commercial) purpose

die Gesellschaft
a glass-manufacturing company.


der Besuch
I’m expecting company tonight.


die Gesellschaft
I was grateful for her company
She’s always good company.

a group of companions

die Gesellschaft
He got into bad company.

a large group of soldiers, especially part of an infantry battalion.

die Kompanie
keep (someone) company

to go, stay etc with (someone)

jemandem Gesellschaft leisten
I’ll come too, and keep you company.
part company (with)

to leave or separate

sich trennen
They parted company (with each other) at the bus stop.

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