destituir

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin dēstituō.

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destituir (first-person singular present destitueixo, past participle destituït)

  1. (ditransitive) to deprive, dispossess (de of)
  2. (transitive) to cashier, to lay off
    Synonym: acomiadar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin dēstituere, with change of conjugation.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /des.t͡ʃi.tuˈi(ʁ)/ [des.t͡ʃi.tʊˈi(h)], (faster pronunciation) /des.t͡ʃiˈtwi(ʁ)/ [des.t͡ʃiˈtwi(h)]
    • (São Paulo) IPA(key): /des.t͡ʃi.tuˈi(ɾ)/ [des.t͡ʃi.tʊˈi(ɾ)], (faster pronunciation) /des.t͡ʃiˈtwi(ɾ)/
    • (Rio de Janeiro) IPA(key): /deʃ.t͡ʃi.tuˈi(ʁ)/ [deʃ.t͡ʃi.tʊˈi(χ)], (faster pronunciation) /deʃ.t͡ʃiˈtwi(ʁ)/ [deʃ.t͡ʃiˈtwi(χ)]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /des.t͡ʃi.tuˈi(ɻ)/ [des.t͡ʃi.tʊˈi(ɻ)], (faster pronunciation) /des.t͡ʃiˈtwi(ɻ)/

Verb[edit]

destituir (first-person singular present destituo, first-person singular preterite destituí, past participle destituído)

  1. to dismiss
  2. to exonerate

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Further reading[edit]

  • destituir” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dēstituō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /destiˈtwiɾ/ [d̪es.t̪iˈt̪wiɾ]
  • Rhymes: -iɾ
  • Syllabification: des‧ti‧tuir

Verb[edit]

destituir (first-person singular present destituyo, first-person singular preterite destituí, past participle destituido)

  1. to dismiss, sack, lay off
    Synonyms: despedir, expulsar

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