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EN[ˈprɔp.ə] [ˈpɹɒ.pə] [ˈpɹɑ.pɚ] [-ɒpə(ɹ)]
US
Fadéquat WPropre
  • Propreté
  • Le propre liturgique
  • Le propre chez Aristote: voir les Catégories. Le propre se distingue de l'essence ou quiddité d'une chose: le rire est le propre de l'homme, mais son essence c'est de penser (ou d'être un animal politique, zoon politikon).
  • En mathématiques, le qualificatif propre intervient dans divers concepts :
  • partie propre d'un ensemble
  • en topologie : application propre, espace métrique propre
  • en géométrie algébrique : morphisme propre (en)
  • en analyse spectrale : valeur propre, vecteur propre et espace propre, fonction propre

    Definition of proper in English Dictionary

  • AdjectifCOMmore properSUPmost properPREprop-
    1. (heading) Suitable.
      1. the proper time to plant potatoes
      2. a very proper young lady
    2. (heading) Possessed, related.
      1. They have a proper saint almost for every peculiar infirmity: for poison, gouts, agues  [ …] .
      2. my proper son
    3. (heading) Accurate, strictly applied.
      1. Now that was a proper breakfast. ‎
      2. The same tyme was Moses borne, and was a propper [transl. ἀστεῖος ‎(asteîos )] childe in the sight of God, which was norisshed up in his fathers housse thre monethes.
      3. Though unusual in the Dublin area he knew that it was not by any means unknown for desperadoes who had next to nothing to live on to be abroad waylaying and generally terrorising peaceable pedestrians by placing a pistol at their head in some secluded spot outside the city proper  [ …] .
      4. When I realized I was wearing my shirt inside out, I felt a proper fool. ‎
  • AdverbeCOMmore properSUPmost proper
    1. (Scotland) properly; thoroughly; completely.
      1. (nonstandard) SLA properly.
      2. Plus d'exemples
        1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
          • If you are not sure of the proper etiquette, watch what others do and follow suit.
          • Further, the joint-glands themselves grow rigid, and secern less of their proper humour.
          • Gentle-heartedness follows from humble-heartedness. When I know my proper place, and am therefore free to appreciate and affirm the invaluable goodness of my neighbor, I can afford to be gentle.
        2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
          • Proper bud pruning, green harvests where whole clusters are dumped on the ground to bolster final berry concentration, as well as a myriad of intensive practices between budset and harvest.
        3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
          • He's gonna do me, Jarvis. I kid you not, this time he's gonna do me proper.
      • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
        1. Adjectifs
          • Adjectifs par type d'inflexion
            • Adjectifs irréguliers
              • Adjectives commonly used as postmodifiers
          • Adverbes
            • Adverbes incomparable
          Liens Connexes:
          1. en property
          2. en properly
          3. en properties
          4. en propers
          5. en properer
          Source: Wiktionnaire

          Meaning of proper for the defined word.

          Grammaticalement, ce mot "proper" est un adjectif, plus spécifiquement, un adjectifs par type d'inflexion. C'est aussi un adverbe, plus spécifiquement, un adverbes incomparable.
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