French translation of 'statement'
1. [of opinion] expression f
2. (= assertion) affirmation f
Which of the following statements is true? Laquelle des affirmations suivantes est vraie ?
3. (= announcement) déclaration f
official statement communiqué m officiel
to make a statement faire une déclaration
4. (Law) (from witness or suspect) déposition f
5. (Finance) (also: bank statement) relevé m
statement of account relevé m de compte
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Example Sentences Including 'statement'
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The effect of my statement upon my husband was terrible to behold.LION IN THE VALLEY (2001)
So a statement was put out and a press conference promised for a later date.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
Voss wanted to get away from contemplating the enormity of the statement.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2001)
A recent bank statement for the sawmill revealed that there was more money going out of the business than was coming in.LOST SUMMER (2001)
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'statement' in Other Languages
British English: statement /ˈsteɪtmənt/ NOUN
A statement is something that you say or write which gives information in a formal or definite way.
Her husband made a formal statement to the police.
- American English: statement
- Arabic: بَيَان
- Brazilian Portuguese: declaração
- Chinese: 声明
- Croatian: izjava
- Czech: prohlášení
- Danish: erklæring
- Dutch: verklaring
- European Spanish: declaración
- Finnish: lausunto
- French: déclaration
- German: Erklärung
- Greek: δήλωση
- Italian: dichiarazione
- Japanese: 声明
- Korean: 성명서
- Norwegian: erklæring
- Polish: stwierdzenie
- European Portuguese: declaração
- Romanian: afirmație
- Russian: заявление
- Spanish: declaración
- Swedish: redogörelse
- Thai: แถลงการณ์
- Turkish: açıklama beyan
- Ukrainian: ствердження
- Vietnamese: lời tuyên bố
Translation of statement from the Collins English to French Dictionary