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From con- + gradior ‎(step, walk).



congredior ‎(present infinitive congredī, perfect active congressus sum); third conjugation iō-variant, deponent

  1. I go, come or meet with someone, approach; visit, accost, address.
  2. I fight, contend, engage.
  3. (of advocates) I strive, struggle, contend.


   Conjugation of congredior (third conjugation -variant, deponent)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present congredior congrederis, congredere congreditur congredimur congrediminī congrediuntur
imperfect congrediēbar congrediēbāris, congrediēbāre congrediēbātur congrediēbāmur congrediēbāminī congrediēbantur
future congrediar congrediēris, congrediēre congrediētur congrediēmur congrediēminī congredientur
perfect congressus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect congressus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect congressus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present congrediar congrediāris, congrediāre congrediātur congrediāmur congrediāminī congrediantur
imperfect congrederer congrederēris, congrederēre congrederētur congrederēmur congrederēminī congrederentur
perfect congressus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect congressus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present congredere congrediminī
future congreditor congreditor congrediuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives congredī congressus esse congressūrus esse congressum īrī
participles congrediēns congressus congressūrus congrediendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
congredī congrediendī congrediendō congrediendum congressum congressū

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