trouver

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French trover, truver, from Vulgar Latin *tropāre, present active infinitive of *tropō, from Latin tropus; confer trope.

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Verb[edit]

trouver

  1. (transitive) to find
  2. (transitive) to find/think, as in "to have thoughts regarding/on something".
    Je vous trouve si jolie.‎ ― I think you're so pretty.
  3. (reflexive, se trouver) to find oneself
  4. (reflexive, se trouver) To be found, to be situated, to be
    La boulangerie se trouve en face du cinéma.‎ ― The bakery is [found] opposite the cinema.

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French trover, truver, from Vulgar Latin *tropāre, present active infinitive of *tropō, from Latin tropus.

Verb[edit]

trouver

  1. to find

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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Etymology[edit]

From Old French trover, truver, from Vulgar Latin *tropāre, present active infinitive of *tropō, from Latin tropus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

trouver ‎(gerund trouv'thie)

  1. (Jersey) to find

Antonyms[edit]

  • cachi ‎(to hide)

Picard[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French trover, truver, from Vulgar Latin *tropāre, present active infinitive of *tropō, from Latin tropus.

Verb[edit]

trouver

  1. to find