perduco

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Etymology[edit]

From per (through) + dūcō (lead).

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present active perdūcō, present infinitive perdūcere, perfect active perdūxī, supine perductum

  1. I lead, conduct, convey, carry, guide or bring through or to a place; deliver.
  2. I spread over, bedaub, coat, besmear.
  3. I rub out, erase, cross through.
  4. I take a drink, drink off or up, quaff, drain.
  5. (figuratively) I bring, carry or guide someone or something to a certain condition.
  6. (figuratively) I draw out, lengthen, prolong, continue; spend, pass.
  7. (figuratively) I draw or bring over, win over, persuade, induce.

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References[edit]

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