Last modified on 13 February 2015, at 13:51

maigrir

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

maigrir

  1. to slim, to get slim, to lose weight

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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EtymologyEdit

maigre (thin) +‎ -ir (compare French maigrir).

VerbEdit

maigrir

  1. (Guernsey) to lose weight