ressort

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʁəsɔʁ/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From ressortir, from re- + sortir.

Noun[edit]

ressort m (plural ressorts)

  1. (dated) resilience, elasticity
  2. spring (coiled device)
  3. spirit, energy
  4. (literary) motive, motivation

Verb[edit]

ressort

  1. third-person singular present indicative of ressortir

Etymology 2[edit]

From ressortir, itself a specialised adaptation of Etymology 1, above.

Noun[edit]

ressort m (plural ressorts)

  1. (law) jurisdiction, responsibility, remit

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