occuper

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin occupāre, present active infinitive of occupō.

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Verb[edit]

occuper

  1. to occupy, to take up
  2. to employ
  3. (reflexive, s'occuper) To be busy, to keep oneself busy.
  4. (reflexive, s'occuper de) To take care of, to tend to, to deal with.
    Moi, je m'occupe des clients.
    Me, I'll take care of the clients.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

occuper

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of occupō

Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

occuper

  1. to occupy (to retain or to remain in a place)

Conjugation[edit]

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