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compose +‎ -er

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composer (plural composers)

  1. One who composes; an author.
    1. Especially, one who composes music.
  2. One who, or that which, quiets or calms.
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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French composer, from com- +‎ poser, as an adaptation of Latin componō, componere.

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VerbEdit

composer

  1. to compose
  2. to constitute, to make up
  3. to dial (a number)

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From com- +‎ poser, as an adaptation of Latin componō, componere.

VerbEdit

composer

  1. to come to an agreement
  2. to compose; to create; to make; to manufacture

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.

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