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mûrir

FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • murir (since the 1990 spelling reform)

EtymologyEdit

From mûr (mature).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mûrir

  1. (intransitive) to mature, to become mature
  2. (intransitive) to ripen, to become ripe
  3. (transitive) to mature, to cause to be mature

ConjugationEdit

  • This is a regular verb of the second conjugation, like finir, choisir, and most other verbs with infinitives ending in -ir. One salient feature of this conjugation is the repeated appearance of the infix -iss-.

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