From French appris, apprise, past participle of apprendre, from Latin apprehendere, present active infinitive of apprehendō. Cognate to apprehend.
apprise (third-person singular simple present apprises, present participle apprising, simple past and past participle apprised)
- (transitive) To notify, or to make aware; to inform.
- feminine singular of the past participle of apprendre