FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably a borrowing from Italian liscio. Other theories include a crossing of Latin lixāre and allīsus, or of ultimately Germanic origin.

See also Spanish, Portuguese liso, Catalan llis, Italian liscio.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /li.se/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

lisser

  1. to smooth
  2. to level

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