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raser

See also: râser

DanishEdit

VerbEdit

raser

  1. present tense of rase

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *rāsāre, from Latin rāsum, from rādere, present active infinitive of rādō. Compare Italian rasare.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

raser

  1. (transitive) to shave
  2. (transitive) to brush, lightly touch
  3. (transitive) to raze (level to the ground)
  4. (transitive, familiar) to bore someone
    Le digne homme n'imagine pas combien il peut raser les élèves avec des propos de ce genre ; chez lui si sincères qu'ils découragent l'ironie.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
    (Gide, Faux monnayeurs, 1925)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

raser

  1. imperative of rasera and rasere

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *rāsāre, from Latin rāsum, from rādere, present active infinitive of rādō.

VerbEdit

raser

  1. to shave

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-ss, *-st are modified to s, st. This verb has a stressed present stem res distinct from the unstressed stem ras. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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NounEdit

raser

  1. indefinite plural of ras