repasser

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

re- +‎ passer.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

repasser

  1. to iron (to pass an iron over clothing)
  2. to pass by again.
  3. to redo (an exam, a test)

Usage notesEdit

  • This verb uses the auxiliary verb avoir when used transitively (or with a transitive sense, even when the complement is omitted); otherwise (when it is intransitive), it uses être.
  • il m'a passé ses affaires
    he passed me his things
  • je suis passé par la poste ce matin
    I went by the post office this morning

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Old FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

repasser

  1. to retraverse (to traverse again)

ConjugationEdit

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-ss, *-sss, *-sst are modified to s, s, st. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

ReferencesEdit

  • (fr) Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (repasser, supplement)
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