exigo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ex +‎ agō (I drive)

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Verb[edit]

present active exigō, present infinitive exigere, perfect active exēgī, supine exāctum

  1. I drive out; expel.
  2. I demand, require; enforce, exact (pay).
  3. I execute, complete a task.
  4. I measure against a standard; weigh.
  5. I determine, find out, ascertain.
  6. I examine, consider, test.
  7. I endure, undergo.
  8. (of time) I spend, pass.
  9. I bring to an end, conclude, finish, complete.

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References[edit]

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