تحصيل مال

English translation: property acquisition/obtaining money/gaining money

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Farsi (Persian) term or phrase:تحصيل مال
English translation:property acquisition/obtaining money/gaining money
Entered by: madleen

06:24 Nov 4, 2013
Farsi (Persian) to English translations [PRO]
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Farsi (Persian) term or phrase: تحصيل مال
تحصيل مال از طريق نا مشروع
British English please
madleen
United States
Local time: 19:30
property acquisition
Explanation:
property acquisition

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Note added at 13 hrs (2013-11-04 19:43:52 GMT)
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It seems you are looking for the whole sentence...for that I would recommend "ill-gotten/ill-gained goods"...you will not find a more completely English phrase than that.
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Edward Plaisance Jr
Local time: 21:30
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Summary of answers provided
5property acquisition
Edward Plaisance Jr
5making (illegal) money- earning money (illegally)
Ramak Milani
4acquire property/wealth
Saifollah Mollaei
4obtaining/gaining assets
Mitra Mousavi
4obtaining property/money
Mina Ahmadi


  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
obtaining property/money


Explanation:


Mina Ahmadi
United States
Local time: 21:30
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in Persian (Farsi)Persian (Farsi), Native in Farsi (Persian)Farsi (Persian)
PRO pts in category: 44
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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
obtaining/gaining assets


Explanation:
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Mitra Mousavi
Iran
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in Farsi (Persian)Farsi (Persian), Native in Persian (Farsi)Persian (Farsi)
PRO pts in category: 18
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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
acquire property/wealth


Explanation:


Saifollah Mollaei
Iran
Local time: 05:00
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in Persian (Farsi)Persian (Farsi), Native in Farsi (Persian)Farsi (Persian)
PRO pts in category: 4
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11 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
making (illegal) money- earning money (illegally)


Explanation:
making (illegal) money- earning money (illegally)

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Note added at 12 hrs (2013-11-04 18:33:54 GMT)
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"acquiring illegal wealth" should work if it pleases your client.

Ramak Milani
United States
Local time: 21:30
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in Farsi (Persian)Farsi (Persian)
PRO pts in category: 16
Notes to answerer
Asker: I have used "Illegally obtained money" but the client did not quite like it, I could not find a more British term

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6 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
property acquisition


Explanation:
property acquisition

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Note added at 13 hrs (2013-11-04 19:43:52 GMT)
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It seems you are looking for the whole sentence...for that I would recommend "ill-gotten/ill-gained goods"...you will not find a more completely English phrase than that.

Edward Plaisance Jr
Local time: 21:30
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 85
Notes to answerer
Asker: I have used "Illegally obtained money" but the client did not quite like it, I could not find a more British term

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