machucar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb machar ‎(to grind), from macho ‎(mallet), from Latin marculus ‎(small hammer).

Verb[edit]

machucar ‎(first-person singular present indicative machuco, past participle machucado)

  1. (transitive) to hurt, to cause physical pain
  2. (transitive) to hurt, to cause emotional pain

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb machar ‎(to grind), from macho ‎(mallet), from Latin marculus ‎(small hammer).

Verb[edit]

machucar ‎(first-person singular present machuco, first-person singular preterite machuqué, past participle machucado)

  1. to squash, crush.
  2. to bruise.

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: c becomes qu before e.