PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From coisa (thing) +‎ -ar (verb-forming suffix).

VerbEdit

coisar (first-person singular present indicative coiso, past participle coisado)

  1. (informal, humorous) a placeholder verb used when the speaker doesn't remember a specific verb, and whose meaning can be inferred through context
    Você já coisou aquele negócio no seu computador que não estava funcionando?Have you already fixed that thing in your computer that wasn't working?
  2. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of coisar
  3. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of coisar
  4. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of coisar
  5. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of coisar

ConjugationEdit