commulceo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From con + mulceō (stroke).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active commulceō, present infinitive commulcēre, perfect active commulsī, supine commulsum

  1. I stroke, caress or coax greatly.
  2. (figuratively) I soothe, please, cajole.

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References[edit]

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