entristecer

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old Portuguese entrestecer, from triste (sad), from Latin trīstis (sad).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): (careful pronunciation) /ẽ.tɾis.teˈse(ʁ)/ [ẽ.tɾis.teˈse(h)], (natural pronunciation) /ĩ.tɾis.teˈse(ʁ)/ [ĩ.tɾis.teˈse(h)]
    • (São Paulo) IPA(key): (careful pronunciation) /ẽ.tɾis.teˈse(ɾ)/, (natural pronunciation) /ĩ.tɾis.teˈse(ɾ)/
    • (Rio de Janeiro) IPA(key): (careful pronunciation) /ẽ.tɾiʃ.teˈse(ʁ)/ [ẽ.tɾiʃ.teˈse(χ)], (natural pronunciation) /ĩ.tɾiʃ.teˈse(ʁ)/ [ĩ.tɾiʃ.teˈse(χ)]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): (careful pronunciation) /ẽ.tɾis.teˈse(ɻ)/, (natural pronunciation) /ĩ.tɾis.teˈse(ɻ)/

  • Hyphenation: en‧tris‧te‧cer

VerbEdit

entristecer (first-person singular present entristeço, first-person singular preterite entristeci, past participle entristecido)

  1. to sadden (make or become sad)
    Synonyms: afligir, entristar, infelicitar
    Antonyms: alegrar, animar

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From en- +‎ triste +‎ -ecer.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /entɾisteˈθeɾ/ [ẽn̪.t̪ɾis.t̪eˈθeɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /entɾisteˈseɾ/ [ẽn̪.t̪ɾis.t̪eˈseɾ]
  • Rhymes: -eɾ
  • Hyphenation: en‧tris‧te‧cer

VerbEdit

entristecer (first-person singular present entristezco, first-person singular preterite entristecí, past participle entristecido)

  1. to sadden, make sad

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