s'en sortir

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

se sortir de

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sɑ̃ sɔʁ.tiʁ/

Verb[edit]

s'en sortir

  1. to overcome a difficult situation; to manage
    Tu t'en sors ?Can you handle it?
  2. to come out of a situation; to get out; to escape a fate
    Personne ne s'en sort vivantNobody gets out alive

Conjugation[edit]

This is a regular verb of the second conjugation, like finir, choisir, and most other verbs with infinitives ending in -ir. One salient feature of this conjugation is the repeated appearance of the infix -iss-.