hausser

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *altiāre, present active infinitive of *altiō, from Latin altus(high). Compare Aromanian analtsu, Catalan alçar, Dalmatian alzur, Friulian alçâ, Italian alzare, Occitan auçar, Portuguese alçar, Romanian înălța, Romani auzar, Romansch auzar, Sardinian altsare, Spanish alzar.

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hausser

  1. to raise
    Le gouvernement a haussé le prix du pétrole.
    The government has raised petrol prices.
  2. to shrug
    Il me disait qu'il ne savait pas, en haussant les épaules.
    He told me he didn't know, shrugging his shoulders.

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