pesar

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Catalan[edit]

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From Vulgar Latin *pēsāre, from Latin pēnsāre, present active indicative of pēnsō. Cognate with pensar, which derives from the same source.

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pesar (first-person singular present peso, past participle pesat)

  1. to weigh, to have a certain weight
  2. to weigh, to measure the weight of
  3. to ponder, to consider

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese pesar, from Vulgar Latin *pēsāre, from Latin pēnsāre, present active infinitive of pēnsō (I ponder; I weigh). See also the doublet pensar.

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Noun[edit]

pesar m (plural pesares)

  1. grief; regret

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pesar (first-person singular present indicative peso, past participle pesado)

  1. to weigh (determine the weight of an object)
  2. to weigh (have a certain weight)
  3. to influence (to exert an influence upon)
  4. (intransitive) to be heavy
  5. (of a food or meal) to cause heartburn or indigestion
  6. to burden (cause worry or pressure)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *pēsāre, from Latin pēnsāre, present active indicative of pēnsō. See also the doublet pensar.

Verb[edit]

pesar (first-person singular present peso, first-person singular preterite pesé, past participle pesado)

  1. to weigh.
  2. to ponder.
  3. to have weight.
  4. to have seriousness. To be grave.

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pesar m (plural pesares)

  1. grief, regret, chagrin