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entendre

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Etymology

Old French intendre, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] intendere (to turn one's attention, to strain)

Pronunciation

Verb

entendre

  1. To hear.
  2. (intransitive) To be able to hear.
  3. (dated) To demand.
  4. (rare) To desire; to wish.
    comme je l'entend "as I wish"
  5. (dated) To mean.
  6. (dated) To know or understand.
  7. (literary) To listen to.

Conjugation

  • This verb is one of a fairly large group of -re verbs, sometimes called the regular -re verbs (-endre, -ondre, -andre, -erdre and -ordre), that are all conjugated the same way. Other members of this group include vendre and perdre.

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