IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English temptFrench tenterItalian tentareSpanish tentar.

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VerbEdit

tentar (present tense atentas, past tense atentis, future tense atentos, imperative atentez, conditional atentus)

  1. (transitive) to tempt

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InterlinguaEdit

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tentar

  1. to attempt
  2. to tempt

InterlingueEdit

VerbEdit

tentar

  1. to tempt

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese tentar, from Latin temptō.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tentar (first-person singular present indicative tento, past participle tentado)

  1. to try, go for, attempt
  2. to tease
  3. to dare
  4. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of tentar
  5. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of tentar
  6. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of tentar
  7. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of tentar

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QuotationsEdit

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


SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin temptāre, present active infinitive of temptō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tenˈtaɾ/, [t̪ẽn̪ˈt̪aɾ]

VerbEdit

tentar (first-person singular present tiento, first-person singular preterite tenté, past participle tentado)

  1. to tempt
  2. to touch

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: e becomes an ie in stressed syllables.

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SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

tentar

  1. present tense of tenta.

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