describir

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēscrībere, present active infinitive of dēscrībō (describe).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /deskɾiˈbiɾ/, [d̪eskɾiˈβiɾ]

VerbEdit

describir (first-person singular present describo, first-person singular preterite describí, past participle descrito or descripto)

  1. to describe

Usage notesEdit

The past participle form descripto is used in Argentina and Uruguay.

ConjugationEdit

  • Irregular in the past participle.

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