aguijonear

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aguijón (sting; spur) +‎ -ear.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aɡixoneˈaɾ/, [aɣixoneˈaɾ]

Verb[edit]

aguijonear (first-person singular present aguijoneo, first-person singular preterite aguijoneé, past participle aguijoneado)

  1. (transitive, of animals) to sting
    Synonym: aguijar
  2. (transitive) to urge, spur on (press, push, drive)
    Synonyms: aguijar, apresurar, empujar, impulsar, jalear, presionar, urgir

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