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Pronunciation: /ɑ̃dɔʀmiʀ/

Translation of endormir in English:

verbe transitif

  • 1 (naturellement)
    to send [somebody] to sleep (enfant)
    (chimiquement) (personne, substance)
    to put [somebody] to sleep (patient)
    endormir un enfant en lui chantant une berceuse
    to sing a child to sleep with a lullaby
    endormir un enfant en le berçant
    to lull ou rock a child to sleep
    le médecin/l'éther l'a endormie
    the doctor/the ether put her to sleep
  • 2 (donner envie de dormir)
    (personne, spectacle, discours)
    to send [somebody] to sleep (personne) (avec with)
    il va nous endormir avec ses histoires
    he is going to send us to sleep with his stories

also: s'endormir verbe pronominal

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