strecura

RomanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • străcura

EtymologyEdit

Probably from a Vulgar Latin root *extracolāre or *transcolāre, from Latin colāre, present active infinitive of colō (filter, strain, purify). Compare Aromanian stricor, stricurare.

VerbEdit

a strecura (third-person singular present strecoară, past participle strecurat1st conj.

  1. to strain, filter, let pass
  2. to slip by or past, steal away
  3. to squeeze in, penetrate into

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • strecurare
Last modified on 20 November 2013, at 05:14