alvorecer

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From alvor.

NounEdit

alvorecer m (plural alvoreceres)

  1. dawn (morning twilight period)
    Synonyms: alvorada, amanhecer, aurora
  2. (figuratively) dawn (the beginning of an event)
    Synonyms: alvorada, aurora, nascer

VerbEdit

alvorecer (first-person singular present indicative alvoreço, past participle alvorecido)

  1. (of the day, intransitive) to dawn (to begin to brighten with daylight)
    Synonym: nascer

Usage notesEdit

The subject is almost always dia (day)

ConjugationEdit