exprès

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin expressus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

exprès m (feminine expresse, masculine plural exprès, feminine plural expresses)

  1. express
  2. express (post), special delivery

Related termsEdit

AdverbEdit

exprès

  1. on purpose; deliberately
    C’est clair qu’il l’a fait exprès - It’s obvious, he meant to do it.
    Excusez-moi, je ne l’ai pas fait exprès - Excuse me, it was unintentional.

NounEdit

exprès m (plural exprès)

  1. A messenger carrying letters for personal delivery.
  2. (archaic) A messenger in general.

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 21:35