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See also: apres, aprés, and âpres

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EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French après.

PrepositionEdit

après

  1. After.
    • 2002, Jorge Ramos, The Other Face of America, Patricia J Duncan tr. [1]
      How about an après ski massage? Well, it’ll cost you $80 for fifty minutes at the Aspen Club, tip included. Thank goodness.

Usage notesEdit

  • Often hyphenated to its referent, following conventions of English multi-word–modifier hyphenation.

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

après (uncountable)

  1. Abbreviation of après-ski.

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Provençal (compare Occitan aprés), from Latin apprensus, variant of apprehensus.

VerbEdit

après

  1. past participle of aprendre

AdjectiveEdit

après (feminine apresa, masculine plural apresos, feminine plural apreses)

  1. learnt

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French aprés, from Old French aprés, from Vulgar Latin *adpressum, from Latin ad + pressum.[1]

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

après

  1. after
    On mange après avoir bu.
    We eat after we drink.

AdverbEdit

après

  1. afterwards
    On va au cinéma après.
    We'll go to the cinema afterwards.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Picoche, Jacqueline; Jean-Claude Rolland (2009) Dictionnaire étymologique du français (in French), Paris: Dictionnaires Le Robert

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NormanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French aprés, from Vulgar Latin *adpressum, from Latin ad + pressum.

PrepositionEdit

après

  1. (Jersey) after

OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Provençal, from Vulgar Latin *adpressum from Latin ad + pressum.

PrepositionEdit

après

  1. after; afterwards