déchoir

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin decadere, from de- and cadere ‎(to fall) (whence also choir).

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Verb[edit]

déchoir

  1. to wane (diminish)
  2. to strip
    déchoir un homme de son titre - strip a man of his title

Conjugation[edit]

This verb is defective in that it is not conjugated in certain tenses. It has no indicative imperfect form, imperative form and no present participle.

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