obsequor

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ob + sequor (follow).

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Verb[edit]

present active obsequor, present infinitive obsequī, perfect active obsecūtus sum (deponent)

  1. (with dative) I accommodate myself to the will of another person; comply with, yield to, gratify, oblige, humor, submit.
  2. I yield to, devote myself to, give myself up to or indulge in something.
  3. (of inanimate things) I am yielding, pliant or ductile.

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References[edit]

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