abhorreo

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From ab- (from, away from) +‎ horreō (tremble; dread)

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present active abhorreō, present infinitive abhorrēre, perfect active abhorruī (no passive)

  1. I abhor, shudder at, recoil or shrink back from.
  2. I am averse or disinclined to.
  3. I am free from.
  4. (by extension) I am inconsistent or do not agree with, vary or differ from.

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References[edit]

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