precisar

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precisar (first-person singular present preciso, past participle precisat)

  1. to specify, state precisely

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EtymologyEdit

preciso (necessary) +‎ -ar

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precisar (first-person singular present indicative preciso, past participle precisado)

  1. (transitive) to need, must
    Eu preciso de um médico.I need a doctor.
    Ele precisa comer!He needs to eat!
    • 1986, Cazuza, Bebel Gilberto, Dé (lyrics and music), “Preciso Dizer Que Eu Te Amo”, performed by Bebel Gilberto:
      É que eu preciso dizer que eu te amo / Te ganhar ou perder sem engano
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of precisar
  3. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of precisar
  4. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of precisar
  5. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of precisar

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


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From preciso (necessary) +‎ -ar.

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precisar (first-person singular present preciso, first-person singular preterite precisé, past participle precisado)

  1. to state, specify
  2. to need, to require
    Synonyms: necesitar, requerir

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