quedarse

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See also: quedar-se

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

quedarse (first-person singular present me quedo, first-person singular preterite me quedé, past participle quedado)

  1. reflexive of quedar
  2. to stay, remain
    Me quedaré si llueve.I'll stay if it rains.
  3. to kid, to pull someone's leg
  4. to become; to turn; to go
    quedarse triste
    become sad
    quedarse calvo
    go bald
    quedarse embarazada
    get pregnant

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Derived terms[edit]

See quedar.

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Usage notes[edit]

quedarse meaning become can proceed adjectives or adjectival phrase, especially negative ones, in the sense that one didn't intend to become it. Compare hacerse, volverse, convertirse and ponerse