desprendre

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See also: desprendré

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desprendre (first-person singular present desprenc, past participle desprès)

  1. to detach, to unfasten
  2. to give off, to emit
  3. to deduce

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Etymology[edit]

des- +‎ prendre. Although there is an isolated attestation of despris in 1170, the first usage of the infinitive desprendre is in 1403.

Verb[edit]

desprendre

  1. (transitive) to detach (something from someone)
  2. (reflexive, se desprendre) to renounce

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References[edit]

  • Despite having the same etymology, Dictionnaire du Moyen Français splits desprendre into two entries:
  • desprendre on Dictionnaire du Moyen Français (1330-1500) (in French)
  • desprendre on Dictionnaire du Moyen Français (1330-1500) (in French)