empreindre

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin imprimere, present active infinitive of imprimō, possibly through a Vulgar Latin intermediate *impremere.

VerbEdit

empreindre

  1. (transitive) to imprint
  2. (transitive) to influence
  3. (transitive) to imbue (with)
  4. (reflexive) to become imbued (with)


ConjugationEdit

  • This verb is conjugated like peindre. It uses the same endings as rendre or vendre, but its -nd- becomes -gn- before a vowel, and its past participle ends in ‘t’ instead of a vowel.
Last modified on 10 September 2013, at 10:26