praeloquor

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Etymology[edit]

From prae + loquor (say, speak).

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Verb[edit]

present active praeloquor, present infinitive praeloquī, perfect active praelocūtus sum (deponent)

  1. I speak beforehand or first, speak before another, forestall in speaking.
  2. I say beforehand in the way of a preface, premise.
  3. I foretell, predict.

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References[edit]

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