provocar

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin provoco, provocare.

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provocar (first-person singular present provoco, past participle provocat)

  1. to provoke, bring on

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin provoco, provocare.

PronunciationEdit

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provocar (first-person singular present indicative provoco, past participle provocado)

  1. to provoke (all senses)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin provoco, provocare. Cognate with English provoke.

VerbEdit

provocar (first-person singular present provoco, first-person singular preterite provoqué, past participle provocado)

  1. to cause or provoke, to prompt
  2. (Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela, takes a reflexive pronoun) to fancy, would like
    ¿Te provoca café?Would you like coffee?

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  • c becomes qu before e.

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