lanzar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin lanceāre, present active infinitive of lanceō, from Latin lancea, of Celtiberian origin. Compare Catalan llançar, Asturian llanzar, French lancer, Italian lanciare, Occitan and Portuguese lançar, English launch. Doublet of lancear, a later borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lanzar (first-person singular present lanzo, first-person singular preterite lancé, past participle lanzado)

  1. to throw
    Synonym: arrojar
  2. to launch
  3. (baseball) to pitch

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: z becomes a c before e.

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