Open main menu

Contents

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese escarneçer, corresponding to escarnir +‎ -ecer.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /iʃ.kɐɾ.nɨ.ˈseɾ/
  • Hyphenation: es‧car‧ne‧cer

VerbEdit

escarnecer (first-person singular present indicative escarneço, past participle escarnecido)

  1. to mock; to deride; to laugh at

ConjugationEdit

SynonymsEdit


SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

escarnecer (first-person singular present escarnezco, first-person singular preterite escarnecí, past participle escarnecido)

  1. to mock; to deride; to laugh at

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: c becomes a zc before a or o.

Further readingEdit