aplazar

AsturianEdit

VerbEdit

aplazar

  1. to postpone

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a- +‎ plazo +‎ -ar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /aplaˈθaɾ/ [a.plaˈθaɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /aplaˈsaɾ/ [a.plaˈsaɾ]
  • Rhymes: -aɾ
  • Hyphenation: a‧pla‧zar

VerbEdit

aplazar (first-person singular present aplazo, first-person singular preterite aplacé, past participle aplazado)

  1. (transitive) to postpone
    Synonyms: atrasar, posponer, postergar
    • 1973, “Aprendizaje”, in Confesiones de Invierno, performed by Sui Generis:
      Y si me aplazó la formalidad / Es que nunca me gustó la sociedad
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. (transitive, Latin America) to flunk (fail)
    Synonym: reprobar

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