deixa

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Verb[edit]

deixa

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of deixar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of deixar

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Etymology[edit]

From deixar (to leave; to allow), from Old Portuguese leixar, from Latin laxāre (I release), from laxus (loose).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

deixa f (plural deixas)

  1. a permission to act or speak
  2. (hydrology) floodplain (plain surrounding a river that experiences periodical flooding)

Verb[edit]

deixa

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of deixar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of deixar