maldecir

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin maledīcere, present active infinitive of maledīcō (to slander, curse), possibly taken a semi-learned term; cf. mal and decir.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /maldeˈθiɾ/, [mal̪.d̪eˈθiɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /maldeˈsiɾ/, [mal̪.d̪eˈsiɾ]

Verb[edit]

maldecir (first-person singular present maldigo, first-person singular preterite maldije, past participle maldecido or maldito)

  1. to damn, to curse
    Antonym: bendecir

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