descolgar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

des- +‎ colgar

Verb[edit]

descolgar (first-person singular present descuelgo, first-person singular preterite descolgué, past participle descolgado)

  1. (transitive) to unhang, let down, lower.
  2. (transitive) to pick up (a telephone receiver).
  3. (reflexive, sports) to fall behind (in a race).
  4. (reflexive, colloquial) to show up, do or say something out of the blue.

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables; g becomes a gu before e.