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EtymologyEdit

devise +‎ -er

NounEdit

deviser (plural devisers)

  1. A person who devises something; a planner or inventor.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French deviser, from Vulgar Latin *devisāre, a dissimilated form of *divisāre, from Latin dīvīsum, supine of dīvidō (I divide). Compare diviser.

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VerbEdit

deviser

  1. (intransitive) to chat (converse familiarly)
    Synonym: converser
  2. (transitive) to make a quote for a prospective client

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *devisāre < *divisāre, from Latin dīvīsum, supine of dīvidō (I divide).

VerbEdit

deviser

  1. to divide (split into more than one part)

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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