coger

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin colligere, present active infinitive of colligō (collect, gather).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): [ko̞ˈxe̞ɾ], [ko̞ˈhe̞ɾ]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (have sex): (Mexico, Venezuela, Argentina) cojer

Verb[edit]

coger (first-person singular present cojo, first-person singular preterite cogí, past participle cogido)

  1. to take, to catch, to hold, to get
  2. to pick, to harvest; to fish
  3. to seize, to arrest; to overtake
  4. (Spain) to imitate, to learn
  5. (vulgar, Argentina, Paraguay, Mexico, Central America) to have sex
  6. (Spain) to choose (a direction, route, when driving or walking)
  7. (Spain) to turn to (when driving or walking)
  8. (Spain) to board (means of transportation)

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: g becomes a j before a or o.

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