-asse

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See also: asse, asses, Asse, and ässe

French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-asse

  1. forms the first-person singular imperfect subjunctive of -er verbs

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French -ace, from Latin -āceus/-ācea.

Suffix[edit]

-asse f (plural -asses)

  1. forms pejoratives referring to women
    Coordinate term: -ard
    blonde (blonde) + ‎-asse → ‎blondasse (dumb blonde)
    pute (slut, whore (vulgar)) + ‎-asse → ‎putasse (nasty slut/whore (vulgar))
    con (cunt (vulgar)) + ‎-asse → ‎connasse (bitch (vulgar))

Suffix[edit]

-asse (plural -asses)

  1. forms pejorative adjectives
    dégueuler (to disgust) + ‎-asse → ‎dégueulasse (disgusting, vile, yucky)

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈas.se/
  • Rhymes: -asse
  • Hyphenation: -às‧se

Suffix[edit]

-asse (non-lemma form of verb-forming suffix)

  1. used with a stem to form the third-person singular imperfect subjunctive of regular -are verbs

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-āsse

  1. (poetic, syncopated) perfect active infinitive of (first conjugation; verbs with the perfect infix -av-)

Middle English[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-asse

  1. Alternative form of -esse