devolver

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēvolvere, present active infinitive of dēvolvō ‎(roll or tumble off or down).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: de‧vol‧ver

VerbEdit

devolver ‎(first-person singular present indicative devolvo, past participle devolvido)

  1. to return, give back
    Vou devolver isso.
    I'll give it back.
  2. to refund, to reimburse
  3. to devolve

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēvolvere, present active infinitive of dēvolvō ‎(roll or tumble off or down).

VerbEdit

devolver ‎(first-person singular present devuelvo, first-person singular preterite devolví, past participle devuelto)

  1. to return, refund, restore, repay, give back, hand back, bring back, send back etc.
  2. to devolve
  3. to vomit

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables. Irregular in the past participle.

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