atenazar

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

atenazar (first-person singular present indicative atenazo, past participle atenazado)

  1. Alternative form of atanazar

Conjugation[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tenaza, from Latin tenāx (gripping, tenacious).

Verb[edit]

atenazar (first-person singular present atenazo, first-person singular preterite atenacé, past participle atenazado)

  1. (transitive, literally) to hold in place (especially by means of a clamp, vice, etc.)
  2. (transitive, figuratively) to grip, paralyse (especially fear)

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: z becomes a c before e.

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