pretérito

See also: preterito

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pretérito m (feminine singular pretérita, masculine plural pretéritos, feminine plural pretéritas, comparable)

  1. (grammar) Of the preterite verb tense.

NounEdit

pretérito m (uncountable)

  1. (grammar) The preterite tense.

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɾeˈteɾito/, [pɾeˈt̪e.ɾi.t̪o]

AdjectiveEdit

pretérito (feminine pretérita, masculine plural pretéritos, feminine plural pretéritas)

  1. (relational) of things that have passed or occurred ongoing at some point in the past
    • 2016, “Un Bolero en Berlín”, in Trap Mirror, performed by Los Chikos del Maíz:
      Crimen y castigo, busco abrigo en noches gélidas / Mañanas pretéritas / Arquitectura del olvido
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. (grammar) of the preterite verb tense

NounEdit

pretérito m (uncountable)

  1. (grammar) the preterite tense

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