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EtymologyEdit

a- +‎ pagar, or possibly from a Vulgar Latin *appācāre, from Latin ad- + pācāre.

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apagar (first-person singular present apago, past participle apagat)

  1. (transitive) to put out; to extinguish (to stop something from burning)
  2. (reflexive) to go out (to stop burning)
  3. (transitive) to turn off (to deactivate a device)
  4. (of a device, reflexive) to go off (to be deactivated)

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese, from a Vulgar Latin *appācāre, from Latin ad- + pācāre.

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apagar (first-person singular present indicative apago, past participle apagado)

  1. (transitive) to put out; to extinguish (to stop something from burning)
  2. (intransitive) to go out (to stop burning)
  3. (transitive) to turn off (to deactivate a device)
  4. (of a device, intransitive) to go off (to be deactivated)
  5. (transitive) to erase (to remove markings or information)
  6. (computing, electronics, transitive) to erase; to delete (to remove digital information)
  7. (transitive) to get rid of; to eliminate (to destroy completely)
  8. (intransitive) to pass out (to fall into deep sleep or unconsciousness)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *appācāre, from Latin ad- + pācāre. Compare to English apay.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /apaˈɡaɾ/, [apaˈɣaɾ]

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apagar (first-person singular present apago, first-person singular preterite apagué, past participle apagado)

  1. (transitive) to extinguish (a flame, fire), to douse
    Synonym: extinguir
    Antonym: encender
  2. (transitive, obsolete) to satisfy
  3. (transitive) quench, slake (thirst, etc.)
  4. (transitive) to shut off, to turn off, to switch off, to shut down, to power off
    Synonym: cerrar
    Antonyms: encender, abrir
  5. (transitive) to put out, to stub out (e.g., cigarette)
  6. (transitive) to blow out (e.g., a candle), to snuff (e.g., a torch)
  7. (reflexive) to fade; to wane
  8. (reflexive) to go out, be extinguished
    Synonym: extinguirse

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  • Rule: g becomes a gu before e.

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