deficio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From de- + facere

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active dēficio, present infinitive dēficere, perfect active dēfēci, supine dēfectum

  1. I fail, disappoint or let down
  2. I have shortcomings
  3. I forsake, desert or abandon

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

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