depello

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depello

  1. first-person singular present indicative of depellere

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From + pellō (push, drive).

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present active dēpellō, present infinitive dēpellere, perfect active dēpulī, supine dēpulsum

  1. I drive out or away; remove, expel, repel.
  2. I drive, thrust or cast down.
  3. (military) I drive or push away or dislodge an enemy from his position.
  4. I thrust out or remove from a situation, avert.
  5. I deter, divert, dissuade from.
  6. I remove from the breast, wean.

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References[edit]

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