deripio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From de (of; from, away from) + rapiō (grab, sieze).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active dēripiō, present infinitive dēripere, perfect active dēripuī, supine dēreptum

  1. I tear or snatch off or away; pull or tear down.
  2. I plunder, loot, despoil, pillage

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

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