ressortir etymology

French word ressortir comes from French ressort, French -ir (A suffix forming infinitives of many verbs.)

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Detailed word origin of ressortir

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ressort French (fra) (legal) jurisdiction, responsibility, remit (dated) resilience, elasticity. (literary) motive, motivation. Spirit, energy. Spring (coiled device).
-ir French (fra) A suffix forming infinitives of many verbs.
ressortir French (fra) (intransitive, followed by à) to come under the jurispendence [of].

Words with the same origin as ressortir

Descendants of -ir
abrutir affaiblir alentir alunissage aplanir arrondir assainissement asservir asservissable attendrir atterrir chérir dégourdir embellir enchérir endurcir enrichir jaunir maigrir rajeunir rajeunissement refroidir vieillir épaississement