tincar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Quechua

Verb[edit]

tincar (first-person singular present tinco, first-person singular preterite tinqué, past participle tincado)

  1. (Chile, colloquial, pronominal) to think, believe, have the impression
    Me tinca que va a llover mañana.
    I believe it's going to rain tomorrow.
    I have the impression that it will rain.
  2. (Chile, colloquial, pronominal) to fancy, (would like to)
    Me tinca tomar unos fotos.
    I would like to take some photos.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (believe): parecer
  • (like): querer (in the subjunctive imperfect tense), gustar (in the conditional tense)

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: c becomes qu before e.

Related terms[edit]