KabuverdianuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese descabrestar, alternative form of desencabrestar (to take off a halter, to lose control), from cabresto (halter).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Santiago) IPA(key): /diskɐˈbɾestɐ/

VerbEdit

diskabresta

  1. to lose self-control

ReferencesEdit

  • “diskabresta” in Jürgen Lang, Dicionário do Crioulo da Ilha de Santiago (Cabo Verde) (2002).