forzar

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

forzar (first-person singular indicative present fuerzo, past participle forzáu)

  1. to force

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Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese forçar, from Vulgar Latin *fortiāre, from Late Latin fortia, from Latin fortis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [foɾˈθaɾ], (western) [foɾˈsaɾ]

Verb[edit]

forzar (first-person singular present forzo, first-person singular preterite forcei, past participle forzado)

  1. (transitive) to force, break through
    forzaron a porta
    they forced open the door
  2. (transitive) to compel, force
  3. (transitive) to rape, violate

Conjugation[edit]

  • Note: forz- are changed to forc- before front vowels (e).

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References[edit]

  • forzar” in Dicionario da Real Academia Galega, Royal Galician Academy.
  • forçar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • forç” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • forzar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • forzar” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish forçar, in turn from Vulgar Latin *fortiāre, from Late Latin fortia, from Latin fortis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /foɾˈθaɾ/, [foɾˈθaɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /foɾˈsaɾ/, [foɾˈsaɾ]

Verb[edit]

forzar (first-person singular present fuerzo, first-person singular preterite forcé, past participle forzado)

  1. (transitive) to force, break through
    forzaron la puerta
    they forced open the door
  2. (transitive) to violate, rape, ravish
    Synonym: violar
  3. (transitive) to take by storm
  4. (transitive) to compel, force
    Synonym: obligar

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