exanimo

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Etymology[edit]

From ex (out of, from) + animō (fill with breath or air; enliven, animate).

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present active exanimō, present infinitive exanimāre, perfect active exanimāvī, supine exanimātum

  1. I deprive of air or wind; deflate; weaken, exhaust.
  2. I deprive of life, kill, wear out.
  3. (in a passive sense) I am out of breath, am weakened or am exhausted.
  4. (in a passive sense) I am deprived of life, am killed, or am dead.
  5. (figuratively) I deprive of spirit or life; alarm or terrify greatly, stun; agitate, trouble.

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References[edit]

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