dispello

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dis- + pellō (push, drive).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dispellō (present infinitive dispellere, perfect active dispulī, supine dispulsum); third conjugation

  1. (transitive) I drive asunder, scatter, disperse.
  2. (transitive, figuratively) I drive away, scatter, dispel, put an end to.

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of dispello (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dispellō dispellis dispellit dispellimus dispellitis dispellunt
imperfect dispellēbam dispellēbās dispellēbat dispellēbāmus dispellēbātis dispellēbant
future dispellam dispellēs dispellet dispellēmus dispellētis dispellent
perfect dispulī dispulistī dispulit dispulimus dispulistis dispulērunt, dispulēre
pluperfect dispuleram dispulerās dispulerat dispulerāmus dispulerātis dispulerant
future perfect dispulerō dispuleris dispulerit dispulerimus dispuleritis dispulerint
passive present dispellor dispelleris, dispellere dispellitur dispellimur dispelliminī dispelluntur
imperfect dispellēbar dispellēbāris, dispellēbāre dispellēbātur dispellēbāmur dispellēbāminī dispellēbantur
future dispellar dispellēris, dispellēre dispellētur dispellēmur dispellēminī dispellentur
perfect dispulsus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect dispulsus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect dispulsus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dispellam dispellās dispellat dispellāmus dispellātis dispellant
imperfect dispellerem dispellerēs dispelleret dispellerēmus dispellerētis dispellerent
perfect dispulerim dispulerīs dispulerit dispulerīmus dispulerītis dispulerint
pluperfect dispulissem dispulissēs dispulisset dispulissēmus dispulissētis dispulissent
passive present dispellar dispellāris, dispellāre dispellātur dispellāmur dispellāminī dispellantur
imperfect dispellerer dispellerēris, dispellerēre dispellerētur dispellerēmur dispellerēminī dispellerentur
perfect dispulsus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect dispulsus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dispelle dispellite
future dispellitō dispellitō dispellitōte dispelluntō
passive present dispellere dispelliminī
future dispellitor dispellitor dispelluntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives dispellere dispulisse dispulsūrus esse dispellī dispulsus esse dispulsum īrī
participles dispellēns dispulsūrus dispulsus dispellendus

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References[edit]

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