retirar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

re- +‎ tirar

Pronunciation[edit]

(Portugal) IPA(key): /ˌʁɨ.ti.ˈɾaɾ/, /ˌrɨ.ti.ˈɾaɾ/

Verb[edit]

retirar (first-person singular present indicative retiro, past participle retirado)

  1. to remove
  2. to withdraw

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

retirar (first-person singular present retiro, first-person singular preterite retiré, past participle retirado)

  1. to remove
  2. to withdraw

Usage notes[edit]

The word retirar is a false friend and false cognate of retire which actually translates to jubilar. It is frequently used in Spanglish and American Spanish incorrectly.

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