dirigir

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Borrowed from Latin dīrigere, present active infinitive of dīrigō (steer, direct).

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dirigir (first-person singular present dirigeixo, past participle dirigit)

  1. to guide; to direct

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin dīrigere, present active infinitive of dīrigō (steer, direct).

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dirigir (first-person singular present indicative dirijo, past participle dirigido)

  1. (transitive) to drive (a vehicle)
    Ele dirigiu o carro de seu pai.He drove his father's car.
  2. (intransitive) to drive any vehicle
    Bob dirige muito bem.Bob drives very well.
  3. (transitive) to command, to rule, to control (something).
    O presidente dirigiu aquele país por muito tempo.The president ruled that country for a long time.
    Synonyms: administrar, gerir, guiar, presidir, controlar, comandar, governar
  4. to direct a film
  5. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of dirigir
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of dirigir
  7. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of dirigir
  8. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of dirigir

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For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:dirigir.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin dīrigere, present active infinitive of dīrigō (steer, direct).

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  • IPA(key): /diɾiˈxiɾ/, [d̪iɾiˈxiɾ]

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dirigir (first-person singular present dirijo, first-person singular preterite dirigí, past participle dirigido)

  1. to direct
  2. to lead, guide, conduct
  3. to steer

dirigirse a

  1. to address, direct to

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