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dirigir

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dīrigere, present active infinitive of dīrigō (steer, direct), probably borrowed.

VerbEdit

dirigir (first-person singular present dirigeixo, past participle dirigit)

  1. to guide; to direct

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dīrigere, present active infinitive of dīrigō (steer, direct), probably borrowed.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dirigir (first-person singular present indicative dirijo, past participle dirigido)

  1. (transitive) to drive (a vehicle);
    "Ele dirigiu o carro de seu pai." - He drove his father's car.
  2. (intransitive) to drive any vehicle;
    "Bob dirige muito bem." - Bob drives very well.
  3. (transitive) to command, to rule, to control (something).
    "O presidente dirigiu aquele país por muito tempo." - The president ruled that country for a long time.
  4. to direct a film

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dīrigere, present active infinitive of dīrigō (steer, direct), probably borrowed.

VerbEdit

dirigir (first-person singular present dirijo, first-person singular preterite dirigí, past participle dirigido)

  1. to direct
  2. to lead, guide, conduct
  3. to steer

dirigirse a

  1. to address, direct to

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: g becomes a j before a or o.


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