doubter

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

doubt +‎ -er.

NounEdit

doubter ‎(plural doubters)

  1. One who doubts.

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

doubter

  1. Obsolete form of douter.

Middle FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old French douter, with the b added back to reflect the Latin etymology.

VerbEdit

doubter

  1. to doubt
  2. (reflexive, se doubter de or s'en doubter) to doubt (something)
    • circa 1369, Jean Froissart, Chroniques:
      ils avoient tort se ils s'en doubtoient
      They were wrong if they doubted it

ConjugationEdit

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

DescendantsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

doubter

  1. Alternative form of doter

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. In the present tense an extra supporting e is needed in the first-person singular indicative and throughout the singular subjunctive, and the third-person singular subjunctive ending -t is lost. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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