envejecer

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From en- +‎ viejo +‎ -ecer. Compare Portuguese envelhecer, Catalan envellir.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /embexeˈθeɾ/, [ẽmbexeˈθeɾ]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /embexeˈseɾ/, [ẽmbexeˈseɾ]

Verb[edit]

envejecer (first-person singular present envejezco, first-person singular preterite envejecí, past participle envejecido)

  1. to get old

Conjugation[edit]

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

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