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From Latin radiāre, present active infinitive of radiō. Gallo-Romance cognate with Old French raier.

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  1. (usually of the Sun) to shine; to emit light

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  • IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /raˈʝaɾ/ [raˈʝaɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /raˈʃaɾ/ [raˈʃaɾ]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /raˈʒaɾ/ [raˈʒaɾ]

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rayar (first-person singular present rayo, first-person singular preterite rayé, past participle rayado)

  1. to scratch, gouge
    Synonym: rascar
  2. to line, mark
  3. to verge (on)
  4. (reflexive, colloquial) to drive crazy, to go crazy, to freak out (to annoy or irritate, cause someone to become insane)

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