confondre

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin confundere, present active infinitive of confundō, possibly a borrowing.

Verb[edit]

confondre (first-person singular present confonc, past participle confós)

  1. to mix thoroughly or completely
  2. to confound, to confuse

Conjugation[edit]

as for prendre except past participle (confós)

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French confondre, borrowed from Latin confundere, present active infinitive of confundō.

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confondre

  1. to confuse, confound
  2. (reflexive, with à) to mix in, to merge
  3. (reflexive, with avec) to mix up, to get confused (with)
  4. (reflexive) to coincide
  5. (reflexive) to be overflowing with, to be profuse with
    Je me confonds en excuses. — I am apologizing profusely.

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Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin confundere, present active infinitive of confundō.

Verb[edit]

confondre

  1. to destroy; to annihilate

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a third-group verb. This verb has irregularities in its conjugation. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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