aguzar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *acūtiāre, present active infinitive of *acūtiō, from Latin acūtus. Compare Catalan agusar, French aiguiser, Italian aguzzare, Occitan agusar, Portuguese aguçar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

aguzar (first-person singular present aguzo, first-person singular preterite agucé, past participle aguzado)

  1. to sharpen
    Aguce un poco la estaca.
    Sharpen the end of the stick a little.
    Synonym: afilar
  2. to incite
  3. to stare at

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: z becomes a c before e.

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