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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin inscribere, with conjugation partially based on écrire (cf. Middle French escrire).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛ̃s.kʁiʁ/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

inscrire

  1. (transitive) to inscribe (engrave)
  2. (transitive) to inscribe; jot down (make notes on paper)
  3. (mathematics, transitive) to inscribe
  4. (transitive) to inscribe, sign up (to a publication, annual pass etc.)
  5. (reflexive) to sign up (for)
    Je m'y suis inscrite
    I've signed up for it
  6. (sports) notch up, chalk up
    il a inscrit deux buts - he chalked up two goals.

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