tondre

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tondēre, present active infinitive of tondeō.

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tondre

  1. (transitive) to shear (sheep)
  2. (transitive) to mow, cut (grass; a lawn)
  3. (transitive) to clip, cut (hair)
  4. (transitive) to shave (one's head)
  5. (transitive) to tonsure
  6. (transitive) to smooth, level (a surface)
  7. (informal, transitive) to rob, clean someone out

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old Norse tundr.

Noun[edit]

tondre m (uncountable)

  1. (Jersey) tinder

Old Provençal[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin tondeō.

Verb[edit]

tondre

  1. to shave (remove hair by cutting)

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