maigre

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French

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Adjective[edit]

maigre

  1. (cooking) Made without meat (and thus permitted to be eaten on a fast day).
  2. Belonging to a fast day or fast.

Noun[edit]

maigre ‎(plural maigres)

  1. A kind of fish; the meagre.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Latin macer, macrum, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mh₂ḱros.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

maigre (masculine and feminine, plural maigres)

  1. meagre, skinny
  2. lean, thin

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Noun[edit]

maigre m ‎(plural maigres)

  1. meagre (fish)

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin macer.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

maigre m, f (masculine and feminine plural maigres)

  1. (Jersey, Guernsey) thin

Derived terms[edit]

  • maigrir ‎(to lose weight)