apertar

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese apretar, from Late Latin appectorāre, from Latin pectus.

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apertar (first-person singular present aperto, first-person singular preterite apertei, past participle apertado)

  1. (transitive) to press
  2. (transitive) to squeeze
  3. (transitive) to tighten
  4. (transitive) to wring
  5. (transitive) to pressure, to put pressure on
  6. (intransitive) to hurry

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English apertureFrench apertureItalian aperturaRussian аперту́ра (apertúra)Spanish apertura.

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apertar (present apertas, past apertis, future apertos, conditional apertus, imperative apertez)

  1. (transitive, also figuratively) to open, unclose
    Antonym: klozar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese apretar, from Late Latin appectorāre, from Latin pectus.

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Verb[edit]

apertar (first-person singular present indicative aperto, past participle apertado)

  1. to tighten
  2. to press, clasp, clamp

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For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:apertar.

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