cesser

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cess +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

cesser (plural cessers)

  1. (law) A neglect of a tenant to perform services, or make payment, for two years.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cessāre, present active infinitive of cessō.

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Verb[edit]

cesser

  1. to cease; to stop
  2. to break up (e.g. a relationship)

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

cesser

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of cessō

Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

cesser

  1. to cease; to stop

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

cesser

  1. to cease; to stop

Conjugation[edit]

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.

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