distraho

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Etymology[edit]

From dis- + trahō (drag).

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present active distrahō, present infinitive distrahere, perfect active distraxī, supine distractum

  1. I draw, pull or drag asunder; tear in pieces, separate forcibly, divide; scatter.
  2. I sell separately (in parcels), retail; sell (in general)
  3. I draw in different directions; divide, distract, perplex.
  4. I separate in sentiment, estrange, alienate.

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References[edit]

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