aimer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

aim +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

aimer (plural aimers)

  1. One who aims; one who is responsible for aiming.
    • 2009 April 4, Steve Holland, “Ron 'Nobby' Clark”, in The Guardian[1]:
      After joining the RAF, he trained as a bomb aimer in Oxfords, Ansons and Wellingtons before joining a squadron of Lancasters.

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Etymology[edit]

From the conjugated forms of Old French amer, from Latin amāre, present active infinitive of amō (I love).

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Verb[edit]

aimer

  1. to love (usually of a person, otherwise the meaning is closer to like)
    Donne-moi une raison de t’aimer.
    Give me a reason to like you.
  2. to like (often with bien)
    Il aime bien danser.He likes dancing.

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French amer.

Verb[edit]

aimer

  1. (transitive) to love

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

aimer

  1. Alternative form of amer

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This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-ms, *-mt are modified to ns, nt. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.