escabullir

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *excapulāre, from Late Latin capulāre, from Latin capulum, from capiō. Compare the Italian verb scapolare.

Verb[edit]

escabullir ‎(first-person singular present escabullo, first-person singular preterite escabullí, past participle escabullido)

  1. (reflexive) to sneak out, slip away, slip out
    Nos escabullimos del grupo y salimos del museo.
    We slipped out of the group and left the museum.\

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: Any unstressed i immediately after a root ending in ll, ñ or i is always absorbed.

Derived terms[edit]