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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin permittō, based on mettre.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

permettre

  1. to permit, to allow
    Vous me permettrez de le faire ?
    Will you allow me to do that?
  2. (reflexive) to take the liberty of doing something

ConjugationEdit

This verb is conjugated like mettre. That means it is conjugated like battre except that its past participle is permis, not *permettu, and its past historic and imperfect subjunctive are formed with permi-, not *permetti-.

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin permittō.

VerbEdit

permettre

  1. to permit, to allow