recostar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From re- (back) +‎ costa +‎ -ar.

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recostar (first-person singular present indicative recosto, past participle recostado)

  1. (transitive) to lean something back
  2. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to lean back

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From re- +‎ costa (side).

Verb[edit]

recostar (first-person singular present recuesto, first-person singular preterite recosté, past participle recostado)

  1. to lay (put in a horizontal position)
  2. (reflexive) to lie down

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables.

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