taceo

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *takēō. Akin to Gothic 𐌸𐌰𐌷𐌰𐌽 (þahan), Old Norse þegja (Danish tie and Icelandic þegja), Old High German dagen.

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present active taceō, present infinitive tacēre, perfect active tacuī, supine tacitum

  1. (intransitive) I am silent, say nothing, hold my tongue.
  2. (intransitive) I am still or at rest.
  3. (transitive) I leave unsaid, keep quiet, pass over or omit in silence, make no mention of.

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  1. ^ Latin
  2. ^ English