apagar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ad- + pacāre.

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apagar ‎(first-person singular present indicative apago, past participle apagado)

  1. (transitive) to put out; to extinguish (to stop something from burning)
  2. (intransitive) to go out (to stop burning)
  3. (transitive) to turn off (to deactivate a device)
  4. (of a device, intransitive) to go off (to be deactivated)
  5. (transitive) to erase (to remove markings or information)
  6. (computing, electronics, transitive) to erase; to delete (to remove digital information)
  7. (transitive) to get rid of; to eliminate (to destroy completely)
  8. (intransitive) to pass out (to fall into deep sleep or unconsciousness)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish pagar ‎(satisfy), from Latin pacāre, present active infinitive of paco with the prefix ad-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

apagar ‎(first-person singular present apago, first-person singular preterite apagué, past participle apagado)

  1. (transitive) to extinguish (a flame, fire)
  2. (transitive, obsolete) to satisfy
  3. (transitive) quench, slake (thirst, etc.)
  4. (transitive) to shut off, to turn off, to switch off
  5. (transitive) to put out
  6. (reflexive) to fade; to wane
  7. (reflexive) to go out, be extinguished

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  • Rule: g becomes a gu before e.

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