absento

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From absēns (being absent, absent), present active participle of absum (I am away or absent).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active absentō, present infinitive absentāre, perfect active absentāvī, supine absentātum

  1. (transitive) I cause someone to be absent, send away.
  2. (intransitive) I am absent.

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References[edit]

  • absento in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879