devorar

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēvorāre, present active infinitive of dēvorō.

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devorar (first-person singular present devoro, past participle devorat)

  1. to devour
  2. (colloquial) to pig out, to gorge

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IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English devourFrench dévorerItalian divorareSpanish devorar, all from Latin dēvorō (I devour).

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devorar (present tense devoras, past tense devoris, future tense devoros, imperative devorez, conditional devorus)

  1. to devour; to eat greedily

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēvorāre, present active infinitive of dēvorō (I devour), from vorō (I devour), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerh₃- (to devour).

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VerbEdit

devorar (first-person singular present indicative devoro, past participle devorado)

  1. to devour (to eat greedily)
  2. (of books) to read many books in a short time (when studying for a test)

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For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:devorar.

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēvorāre, present active infinitive of dēvorō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /deboˈɾaɾ/, [d̪eβoˈɾaɾ]

VerbEdit

devorar (first-person singular present devoro, first-person singular preterite devoré, past participle devorado)

  1. to devour

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