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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin impedīre, present active infinitive of impediō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /impeˈdiɾ/, [ĩmpeˈðiɾ]

VerbEdit

impedir (first-person singular present impedeixo, past participle impedit)

  1. to impede, block, get in the way

ConjugationEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin impedīre, present active infinitive of impediō. Cf. the related empecer.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

impedir (first-person singular present indicative impeço, past participle impedido)

  1. to prevent
  2. to impede, stop
  3. to hinder, block

ConjugationEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin impedīre, present active infinitive of impediō. Cf. the related empecer.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /impeˈdiɾ/, [ĩmpeˈðiɾ]

VerbEdit

impedir (first-person singular present impido, first-person singular preterite impedí, past participle impedido)

  1. to impede, hinder
    Synonym: estorbar

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: e weakens to i in certain conjugations.

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