French edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Middle French remplir, from Old French remplir, from re- + emplir, which is itself from Vulgar Latin *implīre, from Latin implēre.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ʁɑ̃.pliʁ/
  • (file)

Verb edit


  1. to fill, to fill up (make full)
    Remplir la piscine avec de l’eau.
    To fill the pool with water.
  2. to fill in
    Veuillez remplir les blancs.
    Please fill in the blanks.
  3. to fulfil

Conjugation edit

This is a regular verb of the second conjugation, like finir, choisir, and most other verbs with infinitives ending in -ir. One salient feature of this conjugation is the repeated appearance of the infix -iss-.

Further reading edit