rasgar

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

rasgar (first-person singular present indicative rasgo, past participle rasgado)

  1. (transitive) to rip (to into parts, especially something flimsy such as paper or fabric)
  2. (intransitive) to rip (to tear apart)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Thought to be from Latin resecare, cognate to resect, however the similar rasguñar ("to scratch and sketch") is evidently from Latin rasicare

Verb[edit]

rasgar (first-person singular present rasgo, first-person singular preterite rasgué, past participle rasgado)

  1. to rend, tear, rip, scratch.

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: g becomes a gu before e.

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