Old Galician-Portuguese edit

Etymology edit

From des- +‎ dizer.

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

desdizer

  1. to contradict, to belie

Descendants edit

  • Galician: desdicir
  • Portuguese: desdizer

Further reading edit

Portuguese edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Old Galician-Portuguese desdizer. By surface analysis, des- +‎ dizer. Compare Galician desdicir.

Pronunciation edit

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /dez.d͡ʒiˈze(ʁ)/ [dez.d͡ʒiˈze(h)], /d͡ʒiz.d͡ʒiˈze(ʁ)/ [d͡ʒiz.d͡ʒiˈze(h)]
    • (São Paulo) IPA(key): /dez.d͡ʒiˈze(ɾ)/, /d͡ʒiz.d͡ʒiˈze(ɾ)/
    • (Rio de Janeiro) IPA(key): /deʒ.d͡ʒiˈze(ʁ)/ [deʒ.d͡ʒiˈze(χ)], /d͡ʒiʒ.d͡ʒiˈze(ʁ)/ [d͡ʒiʒ.d͡ʒiˈze(χ)]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /dez.d͡ʒiˈze(ɻ)/
 
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /dɨʒ.diˈzeɾ/ [dɨʒ.ðiˈzeɾ]
    • (Southern Portugal) IPA(key): /dɨʒ.diˈze.ɾi/ [dɨʒ.ðiˈze.ɾi]

  • Hyphenation: des‧di‧zer

Verb edit

desdizer (first-person singular present desdigo, first-person singular preterite desdisse, past participle desdito)

  1. to contradict (deny the truth of a statement or statements)
    Synonym: contradizer

Conjugation edit