emborrachar

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From en- +‎ borracho +‎ -ar.

VerbEdit

emborrachar (first-person singular present emborracho, first-person singular preterite emborrachei, past participle emborrachado)

  1. (transitive) to intoxicate, inebriate (with alcohol)
  2. (reflexive) to get drunk (emborracharse)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From en- +‎ borracho +‎ -ar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /emboraˈt͡ʃaɾ/, [ẽmboraˈt͡ʃaɾ]
  • IPA(key): /emboraˈt͡ʃarse/, [ẽmboraˈt͡ʃarse]

VerbEdit

emborrachar (first-person singular present emborracho, first-person singular preterite emborraché, past participle emborrachado)

  1. (transitive) to intoxicate, inebriate (with alcohol)
    Quiero emborracharlo y hacer cosas inconfesables con él.
    I want to get him drunk and do unspeakable things with him.
  2. (reflexive) to get drunk
    • 2002, Rilo Kiley, The Good That Won't Come Out (translated into Spanish)
      Creo que voy a salir fuera a ponerme en evidencia emborrachándome y cayéndome por la calle.
      I think I'll go out and embarrass myself by getting drunk and falling down in the street
    ¿Quién quiere que me emborrache y comience una discusión con el gato?
    Who wants me to get drunk and start an argument with the cat?

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