remuer

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

re- +‎ muer

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʁə.mɥe/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

remuer

  1. to move (lips, head, arms, etc.)
  2. to wag (a tail)
    • 2016, Gaël Faye, Petit Pays:
      Le chien [] n'avait pas de queue, alors il remuait l'arrière-train pour signifier qu'il était content.
      {{{t}}}
  3. to twitch, flick
  4. to swing (one's arms)
  5. to move, shift (an object)
  6. to stir (a drink), stir up (sand etc.); to toss (salad), turn over (earth)
  7. to move (emotionally)
  8. (reflexive) to move (about)

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