contrariar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From contrário +‎ -ar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

contrariar (first-person singular present indicative contrario, past participle contrariado)

  1. to counter
  2. to counteract
  3. to contradict
  4. to thwart, frustrate

Conjugation[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From contrario +‎ -ar.

Verb[edit]

contrariar (first-person singular present contrarío, first-person singular preterite contrarié, past participle contrariado)

  1. to oppose
  2. to thwart
  3. to annoy

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: stressed í in certain conjugations; monosyllabic infinitives receive no written accent in certain conjugations.