correr

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin currere, present active infinitive of currō (I run).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

correr

  1. to run

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin currere, present active infinitive of currō (I run).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /koˈreɾ/, [koˈreɾ]

Verb[edit]

correr

  1. (intransitive) to run (to move quickly on two feet)
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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Galician-Portuguese correr, from Latin currere, present active infinitive of currō (I run).

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Verb[edit]

correr (first-person singular present corro, first-person singular preterite corrín, past participle corrido)
correr (first-person singular present corro, first-person singular preterite corrim or corri, past participle corrido, reintegrationist norm)

  1. (intransitive) to run (on foot)
  2. (intransitive) to flow, run
    • 19th century, folk song:
      Funme deitar á durmir
      ó son d'a auga que corre
      e a auga foime dicindo:
      «quen ten amores non dorme».
      I lay down to sleep
      hearing the running water,
      and the water told me:
      “he who is in love shall not sleep”
  3. (intransitive) to hasten
    Synonym: bulir
  4. (intransitive) to circulate
    Synonym: circular
  5. (transitive) to chase, chase away; to overrun
    Synonym: expulsar

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References[edit]

  • correr” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • correr” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • correr” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • correr” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • correr” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Old Galician-Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin currere (to run), from Proto-Italic *korzō, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱers- (to run).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

correr

  1. (intransitive) to run
  2. (intransitive) to develop
  3. (transitive) to attack

Descendants[edit]

  • Fala: correl
  • Galician: correr
  • Portuguese: correr (see there for further descendants)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Galician-Portuguese correr, from Latin currere (to run), from Proto-Italic *korzō, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱers- (to run).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
 

  • Rhymes: -eɾ
  • Hyphenation: cor‧rer

Verb[edit]

correr (first-person singular present corro, first-person singular preterite corri, past participle corrido)

  1. (intransitive) to run (to move quickly on one’s feet)
    Tive que correr para chegar a tempo.I had to run to arrive in time.
  2. (intransitive, or transitive with de) to run away from; to flee
    Tive que correr do país para sobreviver.I had to run away from the country in order to survive.
  3. (intransitive, of automobiles or drivers) to speed (to drive too fast)
    Ele morreu porque gostava de correr.He died because he liked to speed.
  4. (intransitive) to rush; to hurry (to do something hastily)
    Se não correres, não conseguirás terminar o projeto.Unless you hurry up, you won’t manage to finish the project.
  5. (intransitive) to flow (to move in liquid form)
    Fiquei observando as gotas correndo na janela.I was observing the drops flowing on the window.
  6. (by extension, transitive with em) to run in the family (to be a characteristic feature of)
    A idiotice corre na família do João.Stupidity runs in John’s family.
  7. (intransitive, of time) to elapse; to pass quickly
    As horas correm.The hours elapse.
  8. (intransitive, or transitive with que) to be passed around; to spread
    Corre o boato que eu estou prestes a morrer.The rumour that I am about to die is running around.
    Corre que eu estou prestes a morrer.[Rumour] has it that I am about to die.
  9. (transitive or intransitive) to draw; to slide over a rod or trail
    Corra as cortinas.Draw the curtains.
  10. (ditransitive, with the indirect object taking em or sobre or por) to slide an object over something
    Corra a mão sobre o granito para ver que liso que é.Slide your hand over the granite to see how smooth it is.
  11. (intransitive, of a rope or knot) to slide
    Uma forca bem feita precisa correr bem.A well-made noose needs to slide properly.
  12. (transitive) to run (a risk or danger)
    Corremos o risco de morrer.We run the risk of dying.
  13. (transitive with em or with no preposition) to participate in a race
    Quero correr a maratona de Londres.I want to race in the London marathon.
  14. (transitive) to tour (to make a circuit of a place)
    Ele correu a Europa inteira.He toured all of Europe.
  15. (intransitive) to go (to proceed in a specified manner)
    Tudo correu bem.Everything went well.
  16. (Brazil, transitive) to chase off (to make someone or something flee)
    Synonym: (Portugal) correr com
    Conseguimos correr os mendigos.We managed to chase the beggars off.
  17. (Portugal, computing) to run a program
    Synonym: (Brazil) rodar

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Spanish[edit]

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Visual depiction of conjugations of correr

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin currere (to run), from Proto-Italic *korzō, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱers- (to run).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /koˈreɾ/ [koˈreɾ]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -eɾ
  • Syllabification: co‧rrer

Verb[edit]

correr (first-person singular present corro, first-person singular preterite corrí, past participle corrido)

  1. to run, jog
  2. to flow
  3. to shoo, chase away, drive away
    Synonym: largar
  4. to throw out; to fire; to expel
    Synonyms: sacar, echar, expulsar, despedir
  5. (reflexive) to walk away
  6. (reflexive, Chile) to cop out, to shirk
    Synonyms: zafarse, remolonear, escurrir el bulto, rehuir
  7. to elapse (time)
    Synonym: pasar
  8. to go around, spread (rumors)
  9. to rush
  10. to draw (curtains)
  11. (takes a reflexive pronoun, Spain) to have an orgasm
    Synonyms: venirse, eyacular, irse, acabar
    ¡Me corro!I'm cumming!
  12. (reflexive) to move

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Noun[edit]

correr m (plural correres)

  1. (uncountable) course, passing (of time)
    Synonyms: paso, transcurso
    con el (al) correr de los años (tiempo, reloj)as time goes by (literally, “with the passing of years (time, clock)”)

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