apressar

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EtymologyEdit

A- + pressa (hurry, urgency), from Latin pressa (press).

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VerbEdit

apressar (first-person singular present indicative apresso, past participle apressado)

  1. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to hurry; to hurry up (to begin acting more quickly)
  2. (transitive) to rush (to make someone act more quickly)

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