devolver

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

devolve +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

devolver (plural devolvers)

  1. A devolutionist.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin dēvolvere, present active infinitive of dēvolvō (roll or tumble off or down).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: de‧vol‧ver

Verb[edit]

devolver (first-person singular present indicative devolvo, past participle devolvido)

  1. to return, give back
    Vou devolver isso.
    I'll give it back.
  2. to refund, to reimburse
  3. to devolve

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin dēvolvere, present active infinitive of dēvolvō (roll or tumble off or down).

Verb[edit]

devolver (first-person singular present devuelvo, first-person singular preterite devolví, past participle devuelto)

  1. to return, refund, restore, repay, give back, hand back, bring back, send back etc.
  2. to devolve
  3. to vomit

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  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables. Irregular in the past participle.

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