surpreender

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French surprendre, with conjugation based on related Portuguese verbs like compreender; cf. prender.

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /suɾ.pɾjẽˈdeɾ/, [suɾ.pɾjẽˈdeɾ], (Portugal) /suɾ.pɾɨ.ẽˈdeɾ/, [suɾ.pɾɨ.ẽˈdeɾ]

  • Hyphenation: sur‧pre‧en‧der

VerbEdit

surpreender (first-person singular present indicative surpreendo, past participle surpreendido)

  1. to surprise
  2. to astonish

ConjugationEdit

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