rostir

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See also: rôtir

Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

rostir

  1. Alternative form of roustir

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Frankish *rōstjan ‎(to roast), from Proto-Germanic *raustijaną ‎(to roast), from Proto-Indo-European *reus- ‎(to crasckle, roast). Cognate with Old High German rōsten ‎(to roast), Middle Dutch roosten ‎(to roast). More at roast.

Verb[edit]

rostir

  1. to roast (specifically, to cook on an open fire)
  2. to torture by subjecting to fire

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Compare Italian arrostire.

Verb[edit]

rostir

  1. (transitive) to roast

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