terreo

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

terreo m (feminine terrea, masculine plural terrei, feminine plural terree)

  1. sallow, ashen, wan

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *tres-, extended form of Proto-Indo-European *ter-. Cognate with Avestan [script?] (trərəsaiti), Ancient Greek τρέω (tréō), Old Irish tarrach, Lithuanian trišu, Latvian trisēt, Old Church Slavonic трѧсти (tręsti), Sanskrit त्रसति (trasati)

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Verb[edit]

present active terreō, present infinitive terrēre, perfect active terruī, supine territum

  1. I frighten, terrify, alarm.
  2. I deter by terror, scare (away).

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References[edit]

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