absolver

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

absolve +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /æbˈzɑl.vɚ/, /əbˈzɑl.vɚ/

Noun[edit]

absolver (plural absolvers)

  1. Agent noun of absolve; one who absolves. [First attested in the late 16th century.][1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “absolver” in Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002, ISBN 978-0-19-860457-0, page 9.

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

absolver (first-person singular present indicative absolvo, past participle absolvido)

  1. to absolve
  2. (law) To acquit
  3. to forgive

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin absolvere, present active infinitive of absolvō (absolve).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /absolˈbeɾ/, [aβsolˈβeɾ]

Verb[edit]

absolver (first-person singular present absuelvo, first-person singular preterite absolví, past participle absuelto)

  1. to absolve
  2. to acquit

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables. Irregular in the past participle.

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