cogitate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin cōgitāt-, the perfect passive participial stem of the verb cōgitō (I think).

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Verb[edit]

cogitate (third-person singular simple present cogitates, present participle cogitating, simple past and past participle cogitated)

  1. (intransitive) To meditate, to ponder, to think deeply.
  2. (transitive) To consider, to devise.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

cogitate

  1. inflection of cogitare:
    1. second-person plural present indicative
    2. second-person plural imperative

Etymology 2[edit]

Participle[edit]

cogitate f pl

  1. feminine plural of cogitato

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

cōgitāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of cōgitō

Participle[edit]

cōgitāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of cōgitātus

References[edit]

  • cogitate”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cogitate”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cogitate in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette