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From Latin errō.

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errar (first-person singular present erro, past participle errat)

  1. (intransitive) to roam, to wander
  2. (transitive) to do something incorrectly
    Antonym: encertar

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese errar, from Latin errāre, present active infinitive of errō (I err).

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errar (first-person singular present indicative erro, past participle errado)

  1. (intransitive) to err (make a mistake)
    Errei quando mudei de emprego.I made a mistake when I changed my job.
    Errei no cálculo.I erred in the calculation.
    Synonyms: enganar-se, equivocar-se
    Antonym: acertar
  2. (transitive) to miss (fail to hit)
    A bala errou o alvo.The bullet missed the target.
    Antonyms: acertar, atingir
  3. (transitive) to do something incorrectly
    Se errares o passo, cairá.If you miss your step you will fall.
    Antonym: acertar
  4. (intransitive) to roam (wander or travel freely and with no specific destination)
    Synonyms: perambular, vagar, vaguear
  5. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of errar
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of errar
  7. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of errar
  8. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of errar

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin errāre, present active infinitive of errō. Related to English and Spanish error.

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errar (first-person singular present (Spain) yerro or (Latin America) erro, first-person singular preterite erré, past participle errado)

  1. (transitive) to miss
  2. (transitive, poetic) to be wrong
    Synonyms: equivocarse, marrar
  3. (intransitive, poetic) to wander around, roam
    Synonyms: divagar, vagar

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