pretérito

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See also: preterito

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /pɾeˈtɛ.ɾi.tu/, [pɾeˈtɛ.ɾi.tu]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /pɾɨˈtɛ.ɾi.tu/, [pɾɨˈtɛ.ɾi.tu]

Adjective[edit]

pretérito m (feminine singular pretérita, masculine plural pretéritos, feminine plural pretéritas, comparable)

  1. (grammar) Of the preterite verb tense.

Noun[edit]

pretérito m (uncountable)

  1. (grammar) The preterite tense.

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɾeˈteɾito/, [pɾeˈt̪e.ɾi.t̪o]

Adjective[edit]

pretérito (feminine pretérita, masculine plural pretéritos, feminine plural pretéritas)

  1. (relational) of things that have passed or occurred ongoing at some point in the past
  2. (grammar) of the preterite verb tense

Noun[edit]

pretérito m (uncountable)

  1. (grammar) the preterite tense

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