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EtymologyEdit

From Old French guerroier, From Vulgar Latin *werrizō; equivalent to guerre +‎ -oyer. See guerre.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡɛ.ʁwa.je/
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VerbEdit

guerroyer

  1. to wage war
  2. (figuratively) to hassle; to bother

ConjugationEdit

This verb is part of a large group of -er verbs that conjugate like noyer or ennuyer. These verbs always replace the ‘y’ with an ‘i’ before a silent ‘e’.

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