increpate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin increpatus, past participle of increpare to upbraid; prefix in- in, against + crepare to talk noisily.

Verb[edit]

increpate (third-person singular simple present increpates, present participle increpating, simple past and past participle increpated)

  1. (obsolete) To chide; to rebuke; to reprove.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

increpāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of increpō