prémunir

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French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin praemunire.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

prémunir

  1. (transitive, literary) to warn
  2. (transitive, literary) to protect (contre against)
  3. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to protect oneself (contre from), guard (contre against)

Conjugation[edit]

This is a regular verb of the second conjugation, like finir, choisir, and most other verbs with infinitives ending in -ir. One salient feature of this conjugation is the repeated appearance of the infix -iss-.

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