congelar

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Probably borrowed from Latin congelāre, present active infinitive of congelō.

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congelar (first-person singular present congelo, past participle congelat)

  1. (transitive) to freeze

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Probably borrowed from Latin congelare, present active infinitive of congelo.

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congelar

  1. (transitive) to freeze

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin congelare, present active infinitive of congelo.

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congelar (first-person singular present indicative congelo, past participle congelado)

  1. to freeze

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

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin congelare, present active infinitive of congelo.

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  • IPA(key): /konxeˈlaɾ/, [kõŋxeˈlaɾ]

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congelar (first-person singular present congelo, first-person singular preterite congelé, past participle congelado)

  1. (transitive) to freeze (to lower something's temperature to the point that it freezes)
    Synonym: helar
  2. (transitive) to freeze, to suspend (an activity, a program)
    • 2019 April 22, León Krauze, “Dar la espalda al paisano”, in El Universal[1]:
      Hace un par de semanas, el Instituto Nacional de Migración (INM) removió de sus cargos a los representantes en Estados Unidos y congeló el programa de asistencia, al que piensa reestructurar próximamente.
      A couple of weeks ago, the National Migration Institute (NMI) removed representatives in the United States from their posts and froze the aid program, which it plans to restructure shortly.

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