optime

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English[edit]

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From Latin optimē ‘very well’, in the phrase optime disputasti ‘you have disputed very well’ (formerly used in reporting results at Cambridge).

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Noun[edit]

optime (plural optimes)

  1. (at Cambridge University) A student who graduates with second class ("senior optime") or third class ("junior optime") honours in Mathematics, or (loosely) in any other subject.

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Interlingua[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

optime

  1. (superlative form of bon) best

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From optimus (very good) +‎ .

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Adverb[edit]

optimē (not comparable)

  1. very well; excellently
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Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of optimus (very good).

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Adjective[edit]

optime

  1. vocative masculine singular of optimus

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Verb[edit]

optime

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of optimar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of optimar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of optimar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of optimar.