revolvo

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Etymology[edit]

From re- (back, again) + volvō (roll).

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present active revolvō, present infinitive revolvere, perfect active revolvī, supine revolūtum

  1. I roll back; unroll, unwind; revolve, return.
  2. I turn over, read over, repeat.
  3. I relate again, repeat; reenact; brood or reflect upon.
  4. (passive) I come or go back, return, recur, relapse.

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References[edit]

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