inhaereo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From in + haereō (cleave, cling).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active inhaereō, present infinitive inhaerēre, perfect active inhaesī, supine inhaesum

  1. I stick or inhere in; stick, cleave, hang or adhere to; hold on to.
  2. (figuratively) I cling or adhere to, engage deeply or closely in; I am closely connected with.

Inflection[edit]

  • This verb has only limited passive conjugation; only third-person passive forms are attested in surviving sources.

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References[edit]

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