âpre

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See also: apre and aprè

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French aspre, from Old French aspre, from Latin asper, according to the TLFi, an early borrowing.

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âpre (plural âpres)

  1. acrid, pungent, bitter
  2. (voice) harsh
  3. (figuratively) rough, fierce, harsh

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French aspre, from Latin asper, possibly a borrowing.

Adjective[edit]

âpre m, f

  1. (Jersey) bright

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