See also: Plaisir

French edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Middle French plaisir, from Old French plaisir, from Latin placēre. Compare Occitan plaser, Catalan plaer.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /plɛ.ziʁ/, /ple.ziʁ/
  • (file)

Noun edit

plaisir m (plural plaisirs)

  1. pleasure
    avec bien de plaisirwith much pleasure
    avec grand plaisirwith great pleasure
    priver quelqu’un du plaisir de faire quelque choseto deprive someone of the pleasure of doing something
    avoir eu le plaisir de faire quelque choseto have had the pleasure of doing something

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Middle French edit

Etymology edit

From Old French plaisir.

Noun edit

plaisir m (plural plaisirs)

  1. pleasure

Descendants edit

Old French edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Latin placēre.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

plaisir oblique singularm (oblique plural plaisirs, nominative singular plaisirs, nominative plural plaisir)

  1. pleasure

Verb edit

plaisir

  1. to please

Conjugation edit

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb ends in a palatal stem, so there is an extra i before the e of some endings. This verb has irregularities in its conjugation. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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