ennegrecer

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /e.ne.ɡreˈθeɾ/ (Spain)
  • IPA(key): /e.ne.ɡreˈseɾ/ (Lat. Am.)

Etymology[edit]

From en- + negro + -ecer (verbal suffix). Cf. also Latin nigresco, nigrescere. Compare Portuguese enegrecer, Catalan ennegrir, ennegreixo, Italian annerire, annerisco, French noircir, noircis, Romanian înnegri, înnegresc.

Verb[edit]

ennegrecer ‎(first-person singular present ennegrezco, first-person singular preterite ennegrecí, past participle ennegrecido)

  1. to blacken, go dark, darken.

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: c becomes a zc before a or o.

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