derrocar

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From de- +‎ roca +‎ -ar, attested from 1074.[1]

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derrocar (first-person singular present derroco, past participle derrocat)

  1. (transitive) to knock down, to demolish
    Synonym: enderrocar

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “derrocar” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.

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PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

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derrocar (first-person singular present indicative derroco, past participle derrocado)

  1. (transitive) to overthrow (to bring about downfall)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

de- + Vulgar Latin *rocca (boulder), whence English rock.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /deroˈkaɾ/, [d̪e.roˈkaɾ]

VerbEdit

derrocar (first-person singular present derroco, first-person singular preterite derroqué, past participle derrocado)

  1. to hurl, to throw, to cast
  2. to overthrow, to bring down
  3. to demolish, to knock down
    Synonyms: abatir, aniquilar, demoler, derribar, derruir, destruir
  4. to weaken, to enervate

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