exprès

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See also: expres and exprés

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin expressus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛk.spʁɛ/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

exprès (feminine singular expresse, masculine plural exprès, feminine plural expresses)

  1. express
  2. express (post), special delivery

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Adverb[edit]

exprès

  1. on purpose, intentionally, deliberately
    C’est clair qu’il l’a fait exprès.
    It’s obvious that he did it on purpose.
    Excusez-moi, je ne l’ai pas fait exprès.
    Excuse me, I didn't do it on purpose.

Noun[edit]

exprès m (plural exprès)

  1. a messenger carrying letters for personal delivery
  2. (archaic) a messenger (in general)

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