ocupar

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Aragonese[edit]

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ocupar

  1. (transitive) to occupy

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin occupāre, present active infinitive of occupō.

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ocupar (first-person singular present ocupo, past participle ocupat)

  1. to occupy, to inhabit
  2. to fill, to take up (be in or hold a given place)
  3. to employ, to keep busy
  4. to occupy, to conquer

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin occupāre, present active infinitive of occupō.

Verb[edit]

ocupar (first-person singular present indicative ocupo, past participle ocupado)

  1. to occupy (all senses)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin occupāre, present active infinitive of occupō. Cognate with English occupy.

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ocupar (first-person singular present ocupo, first-person singular preterite ocupé, past participle ocupado)

  1. (transitive) to occupy (to take or use space)
  2. (transitive) to occupy (to fill or hold a position)
    ocupar el puesto número ochoto be in eighth place
  3. (transitive) to occupy, to take up (time or space)
  4. (transitive) to occupy, to reside in
  5. (transitive) to employ (to hire to work for a job)
    Synonym: emplear
  6. (transitive, Latin America) to use
    Synonyms: usar, utilizar, emplear
  7. (transitive, intransitive, Central America) to need
    Synonym: necesitar
  8. (reflexive, with de) to look after (to watch or protect a person)
  9. (reflexive, with de) to take on (a responsibility)
    Synonym: encargarse

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin occupo, occupare. Compare Italian occupare.

Verb[edit]

ocupar

  1. (transitive) to occupy

Conjugation[edit]

  • Venetian conjugation varies from one region to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.