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From ad- (to, towards; near, at) +‎ aestuō (toss, boil up), from aestus (undulating, waving; heat).



adaestuō (present infinitive adaestuāre, perfect active adaestuāvī); first conjugation, no passive

  1. (intransitive) I swell, rush or roar (as if boiling up).
    • c. 45 CE – 96 CE, Statius, Thebaid 5.517:
      [] squamisque incisus adaestuat amnis
      [] and the river sundered by his scales swells high.


   Conjugation of adaestuo (first conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present adaestuō adaestuās adaestuat adaestuāmus adaestuātis adaestuant
imperfect adaestuābam adaestuābās adaestuābat adaestuābāmus adaestuābātis adaestuābant
future adaestuābō adaestuābis adaestuābit adaestuābimus adaestuābitis adaestuābunt
perfect adaestuāvī adaestuāvistī adaestuāvit adaestuāvimus adaestuāvistis adaestuāvērunt, adaestuāvēre
pluperfect adaestuāveram adaestuāverās adaestuāverat adaestuāverāmus adaestuāverātis adaestuāverant
future perfect adaestuāverō adaestuāveris adaestuāverit adaestuāverimus adaestuāveritis adaestuāverint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present adaestuem adaestuēs adaestuet adaestuēmus adaestuētis adaestuent
imperfect adaestuārem adaestuārēs adaestuāret adaestuārēmus adaestuārētis adaestuārent
perfect adaestuāverim adaestuāverīs adaestuāverit adaestuāverīmus adaestuāverītis adaestuāverint
pluperfect adaestuāvissem adaestuāvissēs adaestuāvisset adaestuāvissēmus adaestuāvissētis adaestuāvissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present adaestuā adaestuāte
future adaestuātō adaestuātō adaestuātōte adaestuantō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives adaestuāre adaestuāvisse
participles adaestuāns
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
adaestuāre adaestuandī adaestuandō adaestuandum


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