esforçar

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From Vulgar Latin *exfortiāre, from ex + *fortiāre, from Late Latin fortia, from Latin fortis. Compare Spanish esforzar, French efforcer, Italian sforzare.

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esforçar (first-person singular present esforço, past participle esforçat)

  1. to encourage, to strain

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese esforçar, from Vulgar Latin *exfortiāre, from ex + *fortiāre, from Late Latin fortia, from Latin fortis.

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esforçar (first-person singular present indicative esforço, past participle esforçado)

  1. to strain

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