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See also: perdû

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EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French perdu.

AdjectiveEdit

perdu (not comparable)

  1. Hidden.
  2. Lost (from a soldier given a mission he is not expected to return from).

Usage notesEdit

This word occurs in Shakespeare's King Lear in the sense 'lost'. See citations tab for details.

NounEdit

perdu (plural perdus)

  1. One placed on watch, or in ambush.
  2. A soldier sent on a forlorn hope.

AnagramsEdit


EsperantoEdit

VerbEdit

perdu

  1. imperative of perdi

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

perdu m (feminine singular perdue, masculine plural perdus, feminine plural perdues)

  1. past participle of perdre

AdjectiveEdit

perdu (feminine singular perdue, masculine plural perdus, feminine plural perdues)

  1. lost

AnagramsEdit

Further readingEdit


GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French perdu.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

perdu (not comparable)

  1. lost

Further readingEdit