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Spanish

Etymology

From Latin dēbere, present active infinitive of dēbeō (owe)

Pronunciation

Noun

Deber m. (plural deberes)

Singular
Deber m.

Plural
deberes m.

  1. obligation, duty
  2. homework

Synonyms

  • tarea f.

Verb

Deber (first-person singular present debo, first-person singular preterite debí, past participle debido)

  1. (transitive) to owe
    "Debo mucho dinero." - "I owe a lot of money."
  2. (transitive) should
    "Debe disculparse." - "You should apologize."
  3. (transitive) must
    "Debo morir." - "I must die."

Conjugation

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Related terms

  • débito
  • deuda

See also

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