répondre

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See also: repondré and rêpondre

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French respondre, from the Old French respondre, from the Latin respondēre, present active infinitive of respondeō.

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  • IPA(key): /ʁe.pɔ̃dʁ/
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  • Hyphenation: ré‧pondre

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répondre

  1. to reply, to answer [+ à (object) = to (a question)]
    Tu dois répondre aux questions que je te pose.
    You must answer the questions I ask you.
  2. (law) to answer for [+ de (object)]
    répondre de ses actesto answer for one's deeds

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