desaparecer

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Etymology[edit]

From des- +‎ aparecer (appear).

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  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /de.za.pa.ɾeˈse(ʁ)/ [de.za.pa.ɾeˈse(h)], /d͡ʒi.za.pa.ɾeˈse(ʁ)/ [d͡ʒi.za.pa.ɾeˈse(h)]
    • (São Paulo) IPA(key): /de.za.pa.ɾeˈse(ɾ)/, /d͡ʒi.za.pa.ɾeˈse(ɾ)/
    • (Rio de Janeiro) IPA(key): /de.za.pa.ɾeˈse(ʁ)/ [de.za.pa.ɾeˈse(χ)], /d͡ʒi.za.pa.ɾeˈse(ʁ)/ [d͡ʒi.za.pa.ɾeˈse(χ)]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /de.za.pa.ɾeˈse(ɻ)/

Verb[edit]

desaparecer (first-person singular present desapareço, first-person singular preterite desapareci, past participle desaparecido)

  1. (intransitive) to disappear; to vanish (to become lost, unseen or stop existing)
    Synonyms: sumir, ir-se
    Antonyms: aparecer, surgir
  2. (transitive with com) to make something disappear; to get rid of
    Synonym: livrar-se de

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

des- +‎ aparecer

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /desapaɾeˈθeɾ/ [d̪e.sa.pa.ɾeˈθeɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /desapaɾeˈseɾ/ [d̪e.sa.pa.ɾeˈseɾ]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eɾ
  • Hyphenation: de‧sa‧pa‧re‧cer

Verb[edit]

desaparecer (first-person singular present desaparezco, first-person singular preterite desaparecí, past participle desaparecido)

  1. (intransitive) to disappear, to go missing, to vanish, to be gone
    Mis llaves han desaparecido.
    My keys have disappeared.
    Synonym: desvanecer
    Antonym: aparecer
  2. (intransitive) to drop off (e.g. the map, the face of the earth)
  3. (intransitive) to go away, to fade, to wear off, to subside
    Ignorar esto no lo hace desaparecer.
    Ignoring this will not make it go away.
    Esos síntomas iniciales luego deben desaparecer.
    Those initial symptoms later should subside.

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