revestir

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Middle French[edit]

Verb[edit]

revestir

  1. to adorn; to decorate

Descendants[edit]

  • French: revêtir

Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

revestir

  1. to adorn; to decorate

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese revestir, from Latin revestīre, from re- + vestīre (to clothe).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

revestir (first-person singular present indicative revisto, past participle revestido)

  1. to coat, clothe
  2. to overlay

Conjugation[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin revestīre, from re- + vestīre (to clothe)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /rebesˈtiɾ/, [reβesˈt̪iɾ]

Verb[edit]

revestir (first-person singular present revisto, first-person singular preterite revestí, past participle revestido)

  1. to decorate
  2. (formal) to have; to show (a certain quality, especially an abstract on)
    revestir especial gravedadto be especially serious
    revestir importanciato be important
  3. (reflexive, formal) to summon up
  4. (reflexive) to put on; to don (clothing, especially religious garments)

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: e weakens to i in certain conjugations.