tremper

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French tremper, a metathesis of Old French temprer, from Latin temperāre, present active infinitive of temperō (mix, moderate). Doublet of tempérer, a borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tremper

  1. (transitive) to soak, to drench, to wet
  2. (transitive) to dip, to dunk
  3. (transitive) to temper (metal), to harden

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Metathesis of Old French temprer.

Verb[edit]

tremper

  1. to soak; to drench

Conjugation[edit]

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Metathesis of Old French temprer (to temper, moderate), from Latin temperō, temperāre (mix, moderate, verb).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

tremper

  1. (Jersey) to dip