descarrilar

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des- +‎ carril +‎ -ar

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descarrilar (first-person singular present descarrilo, past participle descarrilat)

  1. (intransitive, of a train) to derail (to come off the tracks)
  2. (transitive) to derail (to cause to deviate from a set course or direction)
    • 2017 January 4, Ricardo Mir de Francia, “El CEO d'Exxon, molt pròxim a Rússia, dirigirà la diplomàcia d'EUA”, in El Periódico[1]:
      N’hi hauria prou amb tres vots republicans en contra seva, units a l’oposició demòcrata en bloc, per descarrilar la seva designació.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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Etymology[edit]

From des- +‎ carril +‎ -ar.

Verb[edit]

descarrilar (first-person singular present indicative descarrilo, past participle descarrilado)

  1. (intransitive, of a train) to derail (to come off the tracks)
  2. (transitive) to derail (to cause a train to come off the tracks)

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Further reading[edit]

  • descarrilar” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

des- +‎ carril +‎ -ar

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /deskariˈlaɾ/, [d̪eskariˈlaɾ]

Verb[edit]

descarrilar (first-person singular present descarrilo, first-person singular preterite descarrilé, past participle descarrilado)

  1. (intransitive, of a train) to derail (to come off the tracks)

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