suffodio

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Etymology[edit]

From sub (under; behind; at the foot of;) + fodiō (dig)

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present active suffodiō, present infinitive suffodere, perfect active suffōdī, supine suffossum

  1. I dig or pierce underneath, dig or burrow under, pierce or bore through; sap, undermine
  2. I pierce, stab or prod underneath or below.

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