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sojourn

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English

Etymology

Old French sojorner, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin subdiurnare, from Latin sub-, "under, a little over" + Late Latin diurnus, "lasting for a day," from Latin dies, "day."

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
sojourn

Plural
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sojourn ({{{1}}})
  1. A short stay somewhere.
  2. A temporary residence.

Translations

short stay

Verb

Infinitive
to sojourn

Third person singular
sojourns

Simple past
sojourned

Past participle
-

Present participle
sojourning

to sojourn (third-person singular simple present sojourns, present participle sojourning, simple past and past participle sojourned)
  1. (intransitive) To reside somewhere temporarily, especially as a guest or lodger.

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