excuser

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

excuse +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

excuser (plural excusers)

  1. One who offers excuses or pleads in extenuation of the fault of another.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Jonathan Swift to this entry?)
  2. One who excuses or forgives another.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Shelton to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for excuser in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin excūsāre, present active infinitive of excūsō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

excuser

  1. to excuse; to pardon

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

excūser

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of excūsō

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin excūsō.

Verb[edit]

excuser

  1. to excuse; to pardon

Conjugation[edit]

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.