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From con- +‎ rapiō.



corripiō (present infinitive corripere, perfect active corripuī, supine correptum); third conjugation iō-variant

  1. I seize or snatch up
  2. I plunder or usurp
  3. I reduce or lessen
  4. I appropriate or arrogate
  5. I reproach, reprove, chide or blame


   Conjugation of corripio (third conjugation -variant)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present corripiō corripis corripit corripimus corripitis corripiunt
imperfect corripiēbam corripiēbās corripiēbat corripiēbāmus corripiēbātis corripiēbant
future corripiam corripiēs corripiet corripiēmus corripiētis corripient
perfect corripuī corripuistī corripuit corripuimus corripuistis corripuērunt, corripuēre
pluperfect corripueram corripuerās corripuerat corripuerāmus corripuerātis corripuerant
future perfect corripuerō corripueris corripuerit corripuerimus corripueritis corripuerint
passive present corripior corriperis, corripere corripitur corripimur corripiminī corripiuntur
imperfect corripiēbar corripiēbāris, corripiēbāre corripiēbātur corripiēbāmur corripiēbāminī corripiēbantur
future corripiar corripiēris, corripiēre corripiētur corripiēmur corripiēminī corripientur
perfect correptus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect correptus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect correptus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present corripiam corripiās corripiat corripiāmus corripiātis corripiant
imperfect corriperem corriperēs corriperet corriperēmus corriperētis corriperent
perfect corripuerim corripuerīs corripuerit corripuerimus corripueritis corripuerint
pluperfect corripuissem corripuissēs corripuisset corripuissēmus corripuissētis corripuissent
passive present corripiar corripiāris, corripiāre corripiātur corripiāmur corripiāminī corripiantur
imperfect corriperer corriperēris, corriperēre corriperētur corriperēmur corriperēminī corriperentur
perfect correptus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect correptus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present corripe corripite
future corripitō corripitō corripitōte corripiuntō
passive present corripere corripiminī
future corripitor corripitor corripiuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives corripere corripuisse correptūrus esse corripī correptus esse correptum īrī
participles corripiēns correptūrus correptus corripiendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
corripere corripiendī corripiendō corripiendum correptum correptū


  • corripio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • corripio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • corripio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be devoured by the flames: flammis corripi
    • to be attacked by disease: morbo tentari or corripi
    • to lengthen the pronunciation of a syllable or letter: syllabam, litteram producere (opp. corripere) (Quintil. 9. 4. 89)