restreindre

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French rétraindre, from Old French restreindre, restraindre, from Latin restringere, present active infinitive of restringō.

Verb[edit]

restreindre

  1. to restrict, to limit
  2. to restrain

Conjugation[edit]

This verb is conjugated like peindre. It uses the same endings as rendre or vendre, but its -nd- becomes -gn- before a vowel, and its past participle ends in ‘t’ instead of a vowel.

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