excido

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From ex + cadō (fall).

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present active excidō, present infinitive excidere, perfect active excidī (no passive)

  1. I fall out, from or down, tumble to the ground, collapse, break down, drop
  2. I fall out or from involuntarily, slip out, escape
  3. I differ from someone's opinion, disagree with, dissent
  4. I am lost or forgotten, pass away, perish, disappear
  5. I lose myself, fail; faint, swoon
  6. I slip out or escape from memory
  7. (with ablative) I am deprived of, miss, fail to obtain, forfeit, lose
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Etymology 2[edit]

From ex + caedō (cut; strike).

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Verb[edit]

present active excīdō, present infinitive excīdere, perfect active excīdī, supine excīsum

  1. I cut or hew out, off, or down
  2. I raze, demolish, lay waste, destroy
  3. (figuratively) I extirpate, remove, banish
  4. (with virilitas) I castrate, geld
  5. (in a quarry) I cut out, hollow out, excavate
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References[edit]

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