petar

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

petar (plural petars)

  1. Obsolete form of petard.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for petar in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /peˈtaɾ/, [peˈt̪aɾ]

Verb[edit]

petar

  1. (impersonal) to interest
    nun me peta dir
    I don't feel like going

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pet +‎ -ar.

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petar (first-person singular present peto, past participle petat)

  1. (intransitive) to explode, to burst
  2. (intransitive, computing, informal, of a program) to crash
  3. (intransitive, takes a reflexive pronoun) to fart

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  • Spanish: petar

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested since circa 1800. From peto (woodpecker).[1]

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Verb[edit]

petar (first-person singular present peto, first-person singular preterite petei, past participle petado)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to knock, to impact
    Quen peta na porta?
    Who is knocking on the door?
  2. (transitive) to churn
  3. (intransitive, figuratively) to want
    —Vai facer a cama! —Non me peta!
    "Make your bed!" "I don't want to!"
    —Por que? —Porque me peta.
    "Why?" "Because I want."

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Cf. Rivas Quintas, Eligio (2015). Dicionario etimolóxico da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Tórculo. →ISBN, s.v. petar.

Latin[edit]

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petar

  1. first-person singular future passive indicative of petō

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Catalan petar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /peˈtaɾ/, [peˈt̪aɾ]

Verb[edit]

petar (first-person singular present peto, first-person singular preterite peté, past participle petado)

  1. (colloquial) to explode, blow up, let off, set off
    Synonyms: explotar, estallar
  2. (colloquial, transitive) to please, gratify, content
    Synonym: agradar
  3. to fill up; cram; be packed
    Anoche la discoteca estaba petada.Last night the disco was packed.
  4. (reflexive, computing) crash (a malfunction of computer software or hardware which causes it to shut down or become partially or totally inoperable)
    Se ha petado Windows, tengo reiniciar el ordenador.
    Windows has crashed, I have to restart the computer.

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

petar

  1. present tense of peta.

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Verb[edit]

petar

  1. (transitive) to attach, stick

Conjugation[edit]

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