afilar

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a- +‎ filu +‎ -ar.

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afilar (first-person singular indicative present afilo, past participle afiláu)

  1. to sharpen

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Etymology[edit]

From a- +‎ fil +‎ -ar.

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afilar (first-person singular present afilo, past participle afilat)

  1. to sharpen
    Synonym: esmolar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French affiler. Compare afiar.

Verb[edit]

afilar (first-person singular present indicative afilo, past participle afilado)

  1. to sharpen
    Synonyms: afiar, aguçar
  2. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of afilar
  3. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of afilar
  4. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of afilar
  5. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of afilar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a- +‎ filo +‎ -ar.

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Verb[edit]

afilar (first-person singular present afilo, first-person singular preterite afilé, past participle afilado)

  1. (transitive) to sharpen
  2. (colloquial, Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay) to court, flirt with
  3. (reflexive, colloquial, Chile) to fuck

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