n 1. компания, группа, общество, гости; 2. компания, фирма (1). Слово company 1. относится к собирательным существительным и эквивалентно русским гости, общество, общение. Оно употребляется без артикля или с определенным артиклем в зависимости от ситуаций:

to have (to expect) company — ожидать гостей;

to keep smb company — составить кому-либо компанию;

She is poor company — Она скучный собеседник.

The company broke up early — Гости разошлись рано.

(2). Русскому предложению Мы идем в гости соответствуют We are going to a party/We are visiting today/We have to make/to pay a visit.

У нас сегодня гости — We are going to have a party/We have visitors.

Русское в гостяхat the party/at the reception. (3). See family, n.

English-Russian word troubles. 2014.

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  • company — [kum′pə nē] n. pl. companies [ME & OFr compaignie < VL compania, lit., group sharing bread: see COMPANION1] 1. companionship; society [to enjoy another s company] 2. a group of people; specif., a) a group gathered for social purposes b) …   English World dictionary

  • company — company, party, band, troop, troupe are comparable when they denote a group of persons who are associated in a joint endeavor or who are assembled for a common end. Company is the general term for either a temporary assemblage or a permanent… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • company — ► NOUN (pl. companies) 1) a commercial business. 2) companionship, especially of a specified kind: she is excellent company. 3) a guest or guests: we re expecting company. 4) a number of people gathered together. 5) a body of soldiers, especially …   English terms dictionary

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  • Company-i — Type Subsidiary of Symantec Industry Computers Founded United Kingdom Headquarters City of London, United Kingdom Parent Symantec …   Wikipedia

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