preterir

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin praetereō (I pass by; I disregard).

Verb[edit]

preterir (first-person singular present indicative pretiro, past participle preterido)

  1. to omit, pretermit
  2. to deprecate, underestimate
  3. to postpone

Conjugation[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin praetereō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɾeteˈɾiɾ/, [pɾet̪eˈɾiɾ]

Verb[edit]

preterir (first-person singular present pretiero, first-person singular preterite preterí, past participle preterido)

  1. to leave out, to omit

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: e becomes a ie in stressed syllables and i in certain conjugations.