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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin fingere, present active infinitive of fingō, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeyǵʰ- (to mold). See also the inherited doublet fènyer.

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fingir (first-person singular present fingeixo, past participle fingit)

  1. to pretend (to act as though something is different from what it is)

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin fingere, present active infinitive of fingō, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeyǵʰ- (to mold).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

fingir (first-person singular present indicative finjo, past participle fingido)

  1. to pretend (to act as though something is different from what it is)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin fingere, present active infinitive of fingō, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeyǵʰ- (to mold). See also the inherited doublet heñir.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /finˈxiɾ/, [fĩŋˈxiɾ]

VerbEdit

fingir (first-person singular present finjo, first-person singular preterite fingí, past participle fingido)

  1. to pretend (to act as though something is different from what it is)
  2. to fake, affect, feign

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