assourdir

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

See a- +‎ sourd +‎ -ir. Compare also Italian assordire, assordare, Romanian asurzi, Catalan ensordir, Spanish ensordecer, etc.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

assourdir

  1. to deafen

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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