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English translation of 'endormir'

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[ɑ̃dɔʀmiʀ ]
Verb Table transitive verb
1.  (Medicine)
[patient] to put to sleep
[dent] to anaesthetize
[nerf] to deaden
Cette piqûre sert à endormir le nerf. This injection is to deaden the nerve.
2.  [chaleur] to send to sleep
3.  [soupçons] to allay
4.  [enfant] to send to sleep
see also s’endormir

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Example Sentences Including 'endormir'

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Ce que j'ai fait hier, ça m'a beaucoup passionné, mais il ne faut pas s'endormir là-dessus.
Le Monde (2000)
Ce sont eux qui impriment leur rythme au ballon, qui décident à leur guise de réveiller ou d'endormir une partie.
Le Monde (1998)
Jamais je n'ai de difficultés à m'endormir, je peux m'assoupir n'importe où et ce soir -là en particulier je me sens prête à sombrer.
Psychologique ensuite, parce qu'il génère un esprit de confiance qui finit par endormir.
Le Monde (2002)
Si on continue après la naissance, le bébé retrouve certaines vibrations, reconnaît certains sons : idéal pour l'endormir.

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