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From Old Occitan, from Vulgar Latin *fugīre, from Latin fugere, present active infinitive of fugiō, from Proto-Italic *fugiō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰewg- (to flee). Cognates include Occitan fugir, French fuir, Italian fuggire, Spanish huir, Portuguese fugir, Romanian fugi.

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fugir (first-person singular present fujo, past participle fugit)

  1. to flee
  2. to run away
  3. to escape

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OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan, from Vulgar Latin *fugīre, from Latin fugere, present active infinitive of fugiō, from Proto-Italic *fugiō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰewg- (to flee).

VerbEdit

fugir

  1. to flee; to run away

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This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *fugīre, from Latin fugere, present active infinitive of fugiō, from Proto-Italic *fugiō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰewg- (to flee).

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fugir

  1. to flee; to run away

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese fugir, from Vulgar Latin *fugīre, from Latin fugere, present active infinitive of fugiō, from Proto-Italic *fugiō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰewg-.

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fugir (first-person singular present indicative fujo, past participle fugido)

  1. (intransitive, or transitive with de) to run away; to flee (to move away from something unpleasant quickly or suddenly)
    Os terroristas fugiram da cadeia.The terrorists ran away from jail.
    Não foge das suas responsabilidades.Don’t run from your responsibilities.
    Synonyms: debandar, desaparecer, desertar, escapar, escapulir, retirar-se
  2. (transitive with an indirect objective pronoun) to be forgotten
    O seu nome me fugiu.I’ve forgotten your name. (literally, “Your name ran away from me.”)

Usage notesEdit

The sense of to be forgotten is usually used with à memória, da mente or similar.

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For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:fugir.

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