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correspondent

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin, via Middle French or directly, from Medieval Latin correspondēns, present participle of correspondeō.

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AdjectiveEdit

correspondent (comparative more correspondent, superlative most correspondent)

  1. Corresponding; suitable; adapted; congruous.
    • Hooker
      Action correspondent or repugnant unto the law.
  2. (with to or with) Conforming; obedient.

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NounEdit

correspondent (plural correspondents)

  1. Someone who or something which corresponds.
  2. A journalist who sends reports to his newspaper or radio or television station from a distant or overseas location.

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin, via Middle French or directly, from Medieval Latin correspndent-, stem of correspondens present participle of correspondere

PronunciationEdit

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  • Hyphenation: cor‧res‧pon‧dent

NounEdit

correspondent m, f (plural correspondenten, diminutive correspondentje n)

  1. correspondent

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VerbEdit

correspondent

  1. third-person plural present indicative of correspondre
  2. third-person plural present subjunctive of correspondre

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

correspondent

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of correspondeō

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

correspondent m (plural correspondents; feminine correspondente, plural correspondentes)

  1. (Jersey) correspondent