contrapór

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Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin contrāpōnere, present active infinitive of contrāpōnō (place in opposition).

Verb[edit]

contrapór (first-person singular present contrapoño, first-person singular preterite contrapuxen, past participle contraposto)

  1. to compare
  2. to set up against, place in opposition
  3. first-person singular personal infinitive of contrapór
  4. third-person singular personal infinitive of contrapór

Usage notes[edit]

While contrapoñer is the more widespread form of this verb, some Galician-speaking regions favor the form contrapór and the corresondingly different conjugation.

Conjugation[edit]

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