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reposer

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

reposer (plural reposers)

  1. One who reposes.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin repausāre, present active infinitive of repausō, from Latin pausō.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ʁə.po.ze/

VerbEdit

reposer

  1. (transitive) to put down, to place
  2. (transitive) to rest
  3. (reflexive, se reposer) to rest, to repose

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin repausāre, present active infinitive of repausō, from Latin pausō.

VerbEdit

reposer

  1. to rest (be inactive in order to recuperate)

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. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.