calar

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Catalan[edit]

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calar (first-person singular present calo, past participle calat)

  1. to soak, to drench

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Italian[edit]

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from calare

Noun[edit]

calar m (invariable)

  1. setting (of a heavenly body)

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Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *calāre or *callāre, from Latin chalāre, present active infinitive of chalō, from Ancient Greek χαλάω (khaláō).

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calar

  1. to shut up (prevent from speaking)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *calāre or *callāre, from Latin chalāre, present active infinitive of chalō, from Ancient Greek χαλάω (khaláō).

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calar (first-person singular present indicative calo, past participle calado)

  1. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to shut up (to stop talking)
  2. (transitive) to shut up (to stop someone from talking or something from making noise)

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  • (to stop from talking or making noise): silenciar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From cal (lime), from Latin calx.

Adjective[edit]

calar (plural calares)

  1. of or pertaining to limestone or lime
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Noun[edit]

calar m (plural calares)

  1. limestone quarry
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Etymology 2[edit]

Latin chalāre (to descend), from Ancient Greek χαλάω (khaláō).

Verb[edit]

calar (first-person singular present calo, first-person singular preterite calé, past participle calado)

  1. (of a liquid) to soak
    te cala hasta los huesos
    it soaks you to the bone
  2. to pierce with a sharp instrument
  3. (colloquial) to rumble, see through (to discover deceitful or underhanded behavior, hidden true motives or mindset)
  4. to catch on (become fashionable or popular)
  5. (reflexive, calarse) To put on (clothing)
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