avoir intérêt

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.vwaʁ ɛ̃.te.ʁɛ/

Verb[edit]

avoir intérêt

  1. (transitive with à) (informal) to be well-advised to (do something), to do well to (do something), had better (do something), to be better off (doing something)
    Tu as intérêt à réussir tes examens !It would be in your best interests to pass your exams.

Usage notes[edit]

Usually has threatening overtones.

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