combater

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

combat +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

combater (plural combaters)

  1. One who combats.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sherwood to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for combater in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *combattere, present active infinitive of *combattō, from Latin cum + battuō.

Verb[edit]

combater (first-person singular present combato, first-person singular preterite combatín, past participle combatido)

  1. to combat

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *combattere, present active infinitive of *combattō, from Latin cum + battuō.

Verb[edit]

combater (first-person singular present indicative combato, past participle combatido)

  1. to fight; to combat

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:combater.

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Verb[edit]

combater

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of combater
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of combater

Further reading[edit]

  • combater in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913