cohibeo

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From co- + habeō (have, hold).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active cohibeō, present infinitive cohibēre, perfect active cohibuī, supine cohibitum

  1. I hold together, contain, confine, comprise.
  2. I keep (back), hinder, stay, stop, restrain.
  3. I hold in check, limit, repress, subdue, tame.

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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