afrontar

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From Vulgar Latin *affrontāre, from Latin frōns.

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afrontar (first-person singular present afronto, past participle afrontat)

  1. (transitive) to face, to confront

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

a- +‎ fronte +‎ -ar.

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afrontar (first-person singular present indicative afronto, past participle afrontado)

  1. (transitive) abuse (to insult)
  2. to confront
  3. to face
  4. to cause sickness

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For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:afrontar.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *affrontāre, from Latin frōns.

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  • IPA(key): /afɾonˈtaɾ/, [afɾõn̪ˈt̪aɾ]

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afrontar (first-person singular present afronto, first-person singular preterite afronté, past participle afrontado)

  1. (transitive) to face, address, tackle, meet, deal with, confront, cope with, handle, bear, manage, (e.g. reality, an issue, a situation, a problem)
  2. to defy, to brave
  3. to afford, to bear (e.g. a cost, a loss)

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