serre

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: serré and sèrre

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

serre

  1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive of serrar

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French serre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Netherlands) IPA(key): /ˈsɛː.rə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ser‧re

Noun[edit]

serre f (plural serres, diminutive serretje n)

  1. (Netherlands) conservatory room (greenhouse or winter garden, usually as part of a house)
  2. (Belgium) greenhouse

Synonyms[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Deverbal of serrer.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

serre f (plural serres)

  1. Action of pressing something together; result of this action.
    Dans la préparation du Champagne on appelle première serre, deuxième serre, etc., les produits successifs du pressurage […].
  2. A tool serving to press one or more objects together.
  3. Press or pinces allowing to press together the two parts of a mould together.
  4. (plural) The clutches or talons of a raptor, or of a bird.
    Tenir dans ses serres.
  5. Closed space in which something (such as vegetables) is conserved.
  6. A greenhouse, hothouse.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Turkish: sera

Verb[edit]

serre

  1. inflection of serrer:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

serre f

  1. plural of serra

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

serre

  1. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of serrar
  2. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of serrar
  3. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of serrar
  4. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of serrar