acolher

PortugueseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese acoller, from Vulgar Latin *accolligere, from Latin ac- + colligere (to gather). Compare Spanish acoger, French accueillir, Italian accogliere.

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VerbEdit

acolher (first-person singular present acolho, first-person singular preterite acolhi, past participle acolhido)

  1. to lodge or shelter
    Synonyms: abrigar, hospedar
  2. to welcome (to accept something willingly or gladly)
    Synonym: aceitar

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Further readingEdit

  • acolher” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.