exercitar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin exercitāre (to exercise).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Paulista) IPA(key): /e.zeɾ.si.ˈta(ɾ)/, /e.zeɹ.si.ˈta(ɹ)/
  • (South Brazil) IPA(key): /e.zeɾ.si.ˈta(ɾ)/, /e.zeɻ.si.ˈta(ɻ)/

Verb[edit]

exercitar (first-person singular present indicative exercito, past participle exercitado)

  1. to exercise (to perform an activity designed to hone a skill)
    Ler exercita o cérebro.
    Reading exercises the brain.
  2. (specifically) to work out (perform physical exercise)
    Foi à academia para se exercitar.
    He went to the gym to workout.
  3. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of exercitar
  4. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of exercitar
  5. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of exercitar
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of exercitar

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