avoco

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Italian[edit]

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avoco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of avocare

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ab + vocō.

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Verb[edit]

present active āvocō, present infinitive āvocāre, perfect active āvocāvī, supine āvocātum

  1. I call off or away, withdraw, divert, remove, separate, turn.
  2. I distract or divert someone's attention.
  3. I dissuade, discourage, divert.
  4. I interrupt, hinder.
  5. I divert by cheering; cheer, amuse, occupy.
  6. (law) I reclaim, recall, withdraw, confiscate.
  7. I revoke, disavow.

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References[edit]

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