régime - Wiktionary
régime
See also: regime, Regime, and régimé
English
Noun
régime (plural régimes)
Alternative spelling of regime
1997: Chris Horrocks, Introducing Foucault, pages 5{1} and 46{2} (Totem Books, Icon Books; →ISBN
{1} There are many “Foucaults” — whether they are all texts, or features in a network of institutional power, a régime of truth and knowledge, or the discourse of the author and his works.
{2} Personalities like Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) silenced condemnation of madness. He abolished régimes of silence that reformers had employed. He made the mad talk. But he also developed the structure which included the medical personage — him — as omnipotent and quasi-divine.
Anagrams
emigre, emigré, émigré
French
Etymology
Borrowed from Latin regimen. See also royaume.
Pronunciation
Noun
régime m (plural régimes)
  1. regime
  2. (politics) kind of political system; regimen
  3. (grammar) regimen
  4. (technical) operating mode
    régime de maintenance ― maintenance mode
  5. (dietetics, nutrition) diet
  6. (botany) clump of fruits on the end of a branch (in palms, bananas, etc)
Synonyms
diète
Derived terms
Related terms
régiment
Verb
régime
  1. first-person singular present indicative of régimer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of régimer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of régimer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of régimer
  5. second-person singular imperative of régimer
Descendants
Further reading
régime” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
Anagrams
émigre, émigré, rémige
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