ascisco

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ad + scīscō (seek to know; learn; approve).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active ascīscō, present infinitive ascīscere, perfect active ascīvī, supine ascītum

  1. I take or receive something with knowledge; approve, accept, recognize, adopt.
  2. I take or receive someone to myself; bring in, win over, recruit, adopt, associate with myself.
  3. (with reflexive or dative) I assume, claim or arrogate something to myself, lay claim to.

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (arrogate something to myself): arrogō

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

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