pleitear

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pleito +‎ -ear.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /plej.tʃi.ˈa(ɹ)/
  • Hyphenation: plei‧te‧ar

Verb[edit]

pleitear (first-person singular present indicative pleiteio, past participle pleiteado)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to dispute (for something)
    Synonym: disputar
  2. (transitive, intransitive) to argue, to fight verbally (over something)
    Synonym: discutir
  3. (transitive) to want, to wish for
    Synonym: almejar
  4. (transitive, law) to litigate (to contest in law)
    Synonym: litigar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pleito +‎ -ear. Cognate with English plead.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pleiteˈaɾ/, [plei̯t̪eˈaɾ]

Verb[edit]

pleitear (first-person singular present pleiteo, first-person singular preterite pleiteé, past participle pleiteado)

  1. to take to court

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