despellejar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From des- +‎ pellejo +‎ -ar.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (most of Spain and Latin America) /despeʝeˈxaɾ/, [d̪es.pe.ʝeˈxaɾ]
  • IPA(key): (rural northern Spain, Andes Mountains) /despeʎeˈxaɾ/, [d̪es.pe.ʎeˈxaɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /despeʃeˈxaɾ/, [d̪eh.pe.ʃeˈxaɾ]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /despeʒeˈxaɾ/, [d̪eh.pe.ʒeˈxaɾ]

Verb[edit]

despellejar (first-person singular present despellejo, first-person singular preterite despellejé, past participle despellejado)

  1. to skin
    Synonym: desollar
  2. to criticize

Conjugation[edit]