probar

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin probāre, present active infinitive of probō.

Verb[edit]

probar

  1. to prove
  2. to test
  3. to taste
  4. to probe
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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish probar, from Latin probāre, present active infinitive of probō.

Verb[edit]

probar (present tense probas, past tense probis, future tense probos, imperative probez, conditional probus)

  1. (transitive) to try out, to attempt, to test
    Lu probis omno sen suceso.He/she/it tried everything without success.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin probāre, present active infinitive of probō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɾoˈbaɾ/, [pɾoˈβaɾ]

Verb[edit]

probar (first-person singular present pruebo, first-person singular preterite probé, past participle probado)

  1. to prove
    No puedes probarlo.You can’t prove it.
  2. to taste
    Prueba a ver si está bueno.Taste it to see if it’s good.
  3. to try
    Lo probó todo sin éxito.He tried everything without success.
  4. to suit
    Vivir en Madrid no le prueba.Living in Madrid doesn't suit her.
  5. (reflexive, with clothes, etc.) to see if it fits; to try on
    María se probó el vestido.Maria tried on the dress.

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  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables.

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