molestar

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin molestāre, from molestus (troublesome).

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molestar (first-person singular present molesto, past participle molestat)

  1. to bother, annoy
  2. to disturb
  3. to hurt

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molestar (first-person singular present molesto, first-person singular preterite molestei, past participle molestado)

  1. to bother, annoy
  2. first/third-person singular future subjunctive of molestar
  3. first/third-person singular personal infinitive of molestar

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English molest, Spanish molestar, Italian molestare, German molestieren and French molester.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mo.lesˈtar/, /mo.leˈstar/

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molestar (present tense molestas, past tense molestis, future tense molestos, imperative molestez, conditional molestus)

  1. (transitive) to molest, to harass, to mistreat

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin molestāre, from molestus (troublesome).

Verb[edit]

molestar (first-person singular present indicative molesto, past participle molestado)

  1. to trouble; to bother; to annoy; to harass
    Synonym: incomodar
  2. to molest (to abuse sexually)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin molestāre, from molestus (troublesome).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /molesˈtaɾ/, [molesˈt̪aɾ]

Verb[edit]

molestar (first-person singular present molesto, first-person singular preterite molesté, past participle molestado)

  1. to bother, to disturb, to trouble, to impose, to inconvenience, to burden
    Synonyms: fastidiar, fregar, joder, jorobar
  2. to annoy, to tease, to pester, to bug, to hassle
  3. to upset, to discomfort
  4. to mind (uses indirect object)
  5. (intransitive) to intrude
  6. (reflexive) to get upset

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