sévir

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin saevire.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sévir

  1. to crack down, clamp down
  2. to rage (of war, storm etc.); to be rife (of disease, poverty etc.)
  3. to hold sway (of policy, belief)

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-.

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