reposer

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

reposer ‎(plural reposers)

  1. One who reposes.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin repausāre, present active infinitive of repausō, from Latin pausō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ʁə.po.ze/

Verb[edit]

reposer

  1. (transitive) to put down, to place
  2. (transitive) to rest
  3. (reflexive, se reposer) to rest, to repose

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin repausāre, present active infinitive of repausō, from Latin pausō.

Verb[edit]

reposer

  1. to rest (be inactive in order to recuperate)

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-ss, *-st are modified to s, st. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.