aspirar

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Asturian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin aspīrāre, present active infinitive of aspīrō.

Verb[edit]

aspirar (first-person singular indicative present aspiro, past participle aspiráu)

  1. (intransitive) to inhale (to draw air into the lungs)
  2. to hoover, vacuum-clean

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aspīrāre, present active infinitive of aspīrō.

Verb[edit]

aspirar ‎(first-person singular present aspiro, first-person singular preterite aspirei, past participle aspirado)

  1. to inhale
  2. to aspirate
  3. first-person and third-person singular future subjunctive of aspirar
  4. first-person and third-person singular personal infinitive of aspirar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin aspīrāre.

Verb[edit]

aspirar ‎(first-person singular present indicative aspiro, past participle aspirado)

  1. (transitive) to vacuum (to clean with a vacuum cleaner)
  2. (intransitive) to inspire (to draw air into the lungs)
  3. (transitive or auxiliary with a and a verb in the impersonal infinitive) to aspire (to dream of becoming something)
  4. (phonetics, transitive) to aspirate (to produce a puff of breath with a consonant)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aspīrāre, present active infinitive of aspīrō.

Verb[edit]

aspirar ‎(first-person singular present aspiro, first-person singular preterite aspiré, past participle aspirado)

  1. to inhale
  2. to aspire, to desire to be
  3. to vacuum

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