colorir

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From color, or borrowed from Italian colorire[1]. Cf. also colorar and corar.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: co‧lo‧rir

Verb[edit]

colorir (no first-person singular present, no present subjunctive, third-person singular present colore, first-person singular preterite colori, past participle colorido)

  1. to color, colour
    Synonyms: colorar, colorear, corar, matizar
  2. (by extension) to paint

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References[edit]

  1. ^ colorir” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2023.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to or derived from color. Compare Portuguese colorir, Italian colorire.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /koloˈɾiɾ/ [ko.loˈɾiɾ]
  • Rhymes: -iɾ
  • Syllabification: co‧lo‧rir

Verb[edit]

colorir (no first-person singular present, first-person singular preterite colorí, past participle colorido)

  1. (rare) to colour
    Synonym: colorear

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used only with forms where the ending begins with -i.

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