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mexer

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PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese mecer, from Latin miscēre, present active infinitive of misceō (I mix).

VerbEdit

mexer (first-person singular present indicative mexo, past participle mexido)

  1. (transitive) to move, to mess with, to put your hands on
    Não mexas nas minhas coisas. — “Don't move my stuff.”
    Esse filme mexeu comigo. — “That movie moved (touched) me.”
    Para de te mexer! — “Stop moving! Stand still!”
  2. (transitive) to fiddle with
    Estava mexendo no meu celular. — “I was fiddling with my cell phone.”

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