asentir

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin assentīre, present active infinitive of assentior.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /asenˈtiɾ/, [asẽn̪ˈt̪iɾ]

VerbEdit

asentir (first-person singular present asiento, first-person singular preterite asentí, past participle asentido)

  1. (intransitive) to nod (to incline the head up and down, as to indicate agreement)
    Synonym: asentir con la cabeza
  2. (intransitive) to agree, to consent
    Synonym: consentir

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: e becomes a ie in stressed syllables and i in certain conjugations.

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