subterfugio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From subter (under) and fugio (I flee).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active subterfugiō, present infinitive subterfugere, perfect active subterfūgī (no passive)

  1. I flee secretly or by stealth
  2. I escape, I shun, I evade, I avoid
    Subterfugio poenam.
    I avoid punishment.

Inflection[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

subterfugio m (plural subterfugios)

  1. subterfuge