apagar

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a- +‎ pagar, or possibly from a Vulgar Latin *adpācāre, from Latin ad- + pācāre.

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

  1. (transitive) to put out; to extinguish (to stop something from burning)
  2. (reflexive) to go out (to stop burning)
  3. (transitive) to turn off (to deactivate a device)
  4. (of a device, reflexive) to go off (to be deactivated)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese, from a Vulgar Latin *adpācāre, from Latin ad- + pācāre.

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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 a Vulgar Latin *adpācāre, from Latin ad- + pācāre. Compare to English apay

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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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