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Etymology

From Middle English, from Old English frencisc (Frankish), from franca (Frank).

Pronunciation

Proper noun

Singular
French

Plural
-

French

  1. A Romance language spoken primarily in France, Belgium, Switzerland, Quebec and many former French colonies.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) The people of France collectively.
    The French and the English have often been at war.
  3. (informal) Vulgar language.
    Pardon my French.

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Adjective

French (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
French

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  1. Of or relating to France.
    the French border with Italy
  2. Of or relating to the French people.
    French customs
  3. Of or relating to the French language.
    French verbs

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Verb

Infinitive
to French

Third person singular
French

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to French (third-person singular simple present French, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To kiss (another person) while inserting one’s tongue into the other person's mouth.
  2. (intransitive) To kiss in this manner.

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