frigeo

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Etymology[edit]

From frigus (cold, coldness), from Proto-Indo-European *sriges-, *sriHges-.

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present active frīgeō, present infinitive frīgēre (no perfect or supine forms)

  1. I am cold or chilly; freeze.
  2. (figuratively) I am inactive, languid or at a standstill; flag, droop.
  3. (figuratively) I am coldly received or treated; I am without power.

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References[edit]

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