interdire

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See also: interdiré

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin interdicere, present active infinitive of interdīcō. In Old French, the word also existed in a more popular or gallicized form, entredire.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛ̃.tɛʁ.diʁ/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

interdire

  1. (transitive) to forbid, ban, prohibit
  2. (transitive) to interdict

Conjugation[edit]

This verb is one of a group of -re verbs all ending in -dire. They are conjugated exactly like dire, but with a different second-person plural indicative present (that is, like confire). Members of this group include contredire and dédire.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin interdīcere.

Verb[edit]

interdìre (first-person singular present interdìco, first-person singular past historic interdìssi, past participle interdétto, first-person singular imperfect interdicévo, auxiliary avére) (transitive)

  1. to forbid, to ban, to prohibit
  2. (Catholicism, law, military) to interdict
  3. (electronics) to cause cut-off (in a transistor or other electronic component)

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Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin interdīcere, present active infinitive of interdīcō. Compare the doublet entredire, entredíser.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

interdire

  1. (transitive) to forbid, ban, prohibit
  2. (transitive) to interdict

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