paren

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Abbreviation of parenthesis.

Noun[edit]

paren (plural parens)

  1. (informal) A parenthesis (bracket used to enclose parenthetical material in text).

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

paren

  1. third-person plural present indicative of parar
  2. third-person plural present subjunctive of parar

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

paren

  1. Third-person plural present indicative form of parar.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

paren (past singular paarde, past participle gepaard)

  1. (transitive) to pair
  2. (intransitive) to mate, to copulate

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

paren

  1. Plural form of paar

Anagrams[edit]


Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

paren

  1. third-person plural present indicative of parir

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

paren

  1. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of parar.
  2. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of parar.
  3. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural present subjunctive form of parar.

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

paren

  1. definite plural of par