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picar (first-person singular present pico, past participle picat)

  1. (of an animal or insect) to bite, to sting
  2. to peck (to strike with the beak or bill)
  3. to prick, to pierce
  4. to sting, to burn; to be spicy or sour
  5. to mince, to chop

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GalicianEdit

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picar (first-person singular present pico, first-person singular preterite piquei, past participle picado)

  1. to mince
  2. to bite
  3. to sting

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OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan, from Vulgar Latin *pīccāre, itself a derivative of Latin pīcus or of onomatopoetic origin.

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picar

  1. to hit; to strike
  2. (of an insect or the like) to sting

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This verb needs an inflection-table template.


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *pīccāre (to puncture), itself from *pīccus (woodpecker), variant of Latin pīcus, or of onomatopoetic origin.

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picar (first-person singular present indicative pico, past participle picado)

  1. to sting (to pierce with a small, sharp point)
  2. to mince; to shred (to chop into small pieces)
  3. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of picar
  4. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of picar
  5. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of picar
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of picar

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From pico (beak, point), or maybe from Latin pīcus (woodpecker), through a Vulgar Latin *pīccāre (to sting, strike). Compare English pique, French piquer, and Portuguese picar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /piˈkaɾ/
  • Hyphenation: pi‧car

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picar (first-person singular present pico, first-person singular preterite piqué, past participle picado)

  1. to bite; to sting; to stab; to wound
  2. to rot; to decay; to eat away; to rust
  3. to chop
  4. to pique
  5. to itch
  6. to sting or be pungent to the lips or tongue, be spicy or hot
    Este chile pica mucho = "This chili is very hot"
  7. (slang, Mexico) to sexually penetrate, fuck
  8. (reflexive) to get angry, to get annoyed, to take offence
  9. (reflexive) to turn sour
  10. (reflexive, Mexico, with con) to get addicted, fascinated, enraptured

ConjugationEdit

  • c becomes qu before e.
  • c becomes qu before e.

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VenetianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Italian impiccare.

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picar (transitive or intransitive)

  1. to hang or dangle

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  • Venetian conjugation varies from one region to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.