candidatar

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From candidato +‎ -ar.

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

candidatar (first-person singular present candidato, first-person singular preterite candidatei, past participle candidatado)

  1. (transitive) to enrol someone or something as a candidate
    O Silva candidatou seu filho a presidente na eleição da escola.
    Silva enrol his son as a candidate for president in the school election.
  2. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to run (to be a candidate in an election)
    Ninguém quis se candidatar a prefeito.
    Nobody wanted to run for mayor.

ConjugationEdit

Further readingEdit

  • candidatar” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

candidato +‎ -ar

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kandidaˈtaɾ/ [kãn̪.d̪i.ð̞aˈt̪aɾ]
  • Rhymes: -aɾ
  • Syllabification: can‧di‧da‧tar

VerbEdit

candidatar (first-person singular present candidato, first-person singular preterite candidaté, past participle candidatado)

  1. to enrol as a candidate
  2. (reflexive) to run (as a candidate)
    Synonym: candidatear

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Further readingEdit