souffreteux

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French suffraitus, from suffraite +‎ -us. Suffraite is from Vulgar Latin *suffracta, feminine singular of the perfect passive participle of *suffrangō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

souffreteux m (feminine singular souffreteuse, masculine plural souffreteux, feminine plural souffreteuses)

  1. sickly (weak in health)

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Middle French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

souffreteux m (feminine singular souffreteuse, masculine plural souffreteux, feminine plural souffreteuses)

  1. in need (having a certain need or requirement)

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