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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Pronunciation[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

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

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 2006-2012.
  • forç” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • 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 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
  3. (transitive) to take by storm
  4. (transitive) to compel, force

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