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, give back, hand back, bring back, send back etc.
  2. to pay back, repay (to pay an amount of money owed to another)
  3. to devolve
  4. to vomit

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

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