fitar

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Galician[edit]

fitando ("staring")

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fictum (fixed), from Latin fīgō (to fix).

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fitar (first-person singular present fito, first-person singular preterite fitei, past participle fitado)

  1. to stare
  2. first/third-person singular future subjunctive of fitar
  3. first/third-person singular personal infinitive of fitar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *fictāre, from Latin fictum (fixed).[1]

Verb[edit]

fitar (first-person singular present indicative fito, past participle fitado)

  1. (transitive) to stare at; to gaze at
    • 1880, Machado de Assis, “Círculo Vicioso”, in Ocidentais:
      Mas a lua, fitando o sol com azedume: / "Mísera! Tivesse eu aquela enorme, aquela / Claridade imortal, que toda a luz resume"!
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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  1. ^ fitar” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. [em linha]. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003-2019.