devagar

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Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

de- +‎ vagar

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

devagar

  1. slowly
    Fillo, non corras; vai devagar.Son, don't run; go slowly.
    Synonyms: amodo, engorde, lentamente

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From de- +‎ vagar.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

  • Hyphenation: de‧va‧gar

Adverb[edit]

devagar (comparable, comparative mais devagar, superlative o mais devagar or devagarinho)

  1. slowly (at a slow speed)
    Synonyms: lentamente, vagarosamente
    Antonyms: rápido, rapidamente, (informal) vapt vupt

Further reading[edit]

  • devagar” in Dicionário Online de Português.