definer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

define +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

definer (plural definers)

  1. Agent noun of define; one who defines; a person who writes a definition or definitions.
    • 2018, James Lambert, “A multitude of ‘lishes’: The nomenclature of hybridity”, in English World-Wide[1], page 7:
      Leaving aside the abundance of negativity for the time being, in aggregate these attempts at definition speak to the multitude of linguistic phenomena characteristic of language hybridity in multilingual settings, albeit explained with differing emphases by different definers.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

definer

  1. imperative of definere

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

definer

  1. imperative of definera and definere

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

definer

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to finish; to end

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: to define
  • French: définir

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