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  1. first-person singular present indicative of applicare


Alternative forms[edit]


From ad- +‎ plicō (fold; arrive).



applicō (present infinitive applicāre, perfect active applicāvī or applicuī, supine applicātum or applicitum); first conjugation

  1. I apply.
  2. I add, attach, join to.
  3. (reflexive) to lean on or against (+ ad)


   Conjugation of applicō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present applicō applicās applicat applicāmus applicātis applicant
imperfect applicābam applicābās applicābat applicābāmus applicābātis applicābant
future applicābō applicābis applicābit applicābimus applicābitis applicābunt
perfect applicāvī, applicuī applicāvistī, applicuistī applicāvit, applicuit applicāvimus, applicuimus applicāvistis, applicuistis applicāvērunt, applicāvēre, applicuērunt, applicuēre
pluperfect applicāveram, applicueram applicāverās, applicuerās applicāverat, applicuerat applicāverāmus, applicuerāmus applicāverātis, applicuerātis applicāverant, applicuerant
future perfect applicāverō, applicuerō applicāveris, applicueris applicāverit, applicuerit applicāverimus, applicuerimus applicāveritis, applicueritis applicāverint, applicuerint
passive present applicor applicāris, applicāre applicātur applicāmur applicāminī applicantur
imperfect applicābar applicābāris, applicābāre applicābātur applicābāmur applicābāminī applicābantur
future applicābor applicāberis, applicābere applicābitur applicābimur applicābiminī applicābuntur
perfect applicātus or applicitus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect applicātus or applicitus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect applicātus or applicitus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present applicem applicēs applicet applicēmus applicētis applicent
imperfect applicārem applicārēs applicāret applicārēmus applicārētis applicārent
perfect applicāverim, applicuerim applicāverīs, applicuerīs applicāverit, applicuerit applicāverīmus, applicuerīmus applicāverītis, applicuerītis applicāverint, applicuerint
pluperfect applicāvissem, applicuissem applicāvissēs, applicuissēs applicāvisset, applicuisset applicāvissēmus, applicuissēmus applicāvissētis, applicuissētis applicāvissent, applicuissent
passive present applicer applicēris, applicēre applicētur applicēmur applicēminī applicentur
imperfect applicārer applicārēris, applicārēre applicārētur applicārēmur applicārēminī applicārentur
perfect applicātus or applicitus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect applicātus or applicitus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present applicā applicāte
future applicātō applicātō applicātōte applicantō
passive present applicāre applicāminī
future applicātor applicātor applicantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives applicāre applicāvisse, applicuisse applicātūrum esse, applicitūrum esse applicārī applicātum esse, applicitum esse applicātum īrī, applicitum īrī
participles applicāns applicātūrus, applicitūrus applicātus, applicitus applicandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
applicandī applicandō applicandum applicandō applicātum, applicitum applicātū, applicitū



  • applico in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • applico in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • applico in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to gain some one's friendship; to become intimate with: ad alicuius amicitiam se conferre, se applicare
    • to become a pupil, disciple of some one: operam dare or simply se dare alicui, se tradere in disciplinam alicuius, se conferre, se applicare ad aliquem
    • to apply oneself to the study of philosophy: animum appellere or se applicare ad philosophiam
    • to devote oneself to writing history: ad historiam (scribendam) se conferre or se applicare
    • to become a writer, embrace a literary career: animum ad scribendum appellere, applicare