amolecer

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mollēscere, present active infinitive of mollēscō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /amoleˈθeɾ/, (western) /amoleˈseɾ/

Verb[edit]

amolecer (first-person singular present amolezo, first-person singular preterite amolecín, past participle amolecido)

  1. (transitive) to soften
    Synonyms: abrandar, adondar, amolentar
  2. (transitive) to soak
  3. (transitive) to dunk
  4. (transitive) to macerate
    Synonym: macerar
  5. (intransitive) to soften

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mollēscere, present active infinitive of mollēscō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɐ.mu.lɨ.ˈseɾ/
  • Hyphenation: a‧mo‧le‧cer

Verb[edit]

amolecer (first-person singular present indicative amoleço, past participle amolecido)

  1. to soften
  2. to macerate

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