Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.
You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
07:07 Jun 30, 2000
French to English translations [PRO] Bus/Financial
Explanation: In a purely financial sense, "redorer son blason" means to restore the family fortunes (most often, by marrying into money). Hence, company ABC, under competitive attack by company XYZ, needs an infusion of cash (in order to face and overcome the attack). Alternatively, in a less literal sense, ABC needs to polish its image, spruce up its appearance, pull its socks up, or (my personal favorite) clean up its act...
Heathcliff United States Local time: 09:35 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 953