dépendre

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See also: dependre and dependré

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /de.pɑ̃dʁ/
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Etymology 1[edit]

From dé- +‎ pendre, or from Medieval Latin, Late Latin dēpendĕre, for Classical Latin dēpendēre, present active infinitive of dēpendeō.

Verb[edit]

dépendre

  1. (intransitive) to depend (rely on for support; to be contingent)
    Ça dépend.
    That depends.
  2. (intransitive) to belong (to), be part (of)
    Il acheta l’établissement avec tout ce qui en dépendait.
    He purchased the establishment, along with all that belonged to it.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

dépendre

  1. (transitive) to unhang
  2. (transitive) to remove from a gallows

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