inhorresco

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Etymology[edit]

From inhorreō (I shudder) +‎ -ēscō (inchoative).

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Verb[edit]

present active inhorrēscō, present infinitive inhorrēscere, perfect active inhorruī (no passive)

  1. I begin to bristle (up); my hair starts to stand on end
  2. I start to quiver, tremble or shudder (at)

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