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  1. first-person singular present indicative of dissolvere



From dis- +‎ solvo.



dissolvō ‎(present infinitive dissolvere, perfect active dissolvī, supine dissolutum); third conjugation

  1. I unloose, disunite, separate, dissolve or destroy
  2. I pay or discharge (a debt etc.)
  3. I abolish, abrogate or annul
  4. I refute


   Conjugation of dissolvo (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dissolvō dissolvis dissolvit dissolvimus dissolvitis dissolvunt
imperfect dissolvēbam dissolvēbās dissolvēbat dissolvēbāmus dissolvēbātis dissolvēbant
future dissolvam dissolvēs dissolvet dissolvēmus dissolvētis dissolvent
perfect dissolvī dissolvistī dissolvit dissolvimus dissolvistis dissolvērunt, dissolvēre
pluperfect dissolveram dissolverās dissolverat dissolverāmus dissolverātis dissolverant
future perfect dissolverō dissolveris dissolverit dissolverimus dissolveritis dissolverint
passive present dissolvor dissolveris, dissolvere dissolvitur dissolvimur dissolviminī dissolvuntur
imperfect dissolvēbar dissolvēbāris, dissolvēbāre dissolvēbātur dissolvēbāmur dissolvēbāminī dissolvēbantur
future dissolvar dissolvēris, dissolvēre dissolvētur dissolvēmur dissolvēminī dissolventur
perfect dissolutus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect dissolutus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect dissolutus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dissolvam dissolvās dissolvat dissolvāmus dissolvātis dissolvant
imperfect dissolverem dissolverēs dissolveret dissolverēmus dissolverētis dissolverent
perfect dissolverim dissolverīs dissolverit dissolverīmus dissolverītis dissolverint
pluperfect dissolvissem dissolvissēs dissolvisset dissolvissēmus dissolvissētis dissolvissent
passive present dissolvar dissolvāris, dissolvāre dissolvātur dissolvāmur dissolvāminī dissolvantur
imperfect dissolverer dissolverēris, dissolverēre dissolverētur dissolverēmur dissolverēminī dissolverentur
perfect dissolutus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect dissolutus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present dissolve dissolvite
future dissolvitō dissolvitō dissolvitōte dissolvuntō
passive present dissolvere dissolviminī
future dissolvitor dissolvitor dissolvuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives dissolvere dissolvisse dissolutūrus esse dissolvī dissolutus esse dissolutum īrī
participles dissolvēns dissolutūrus dissolutus dissolvendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
dissolvere dissolvendī dissolvendō dissolvendum dissolutum dissolutū



  • dissolvo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • dissolvo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette, s.v.dissolvo”.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to renounce, give up a friendship: amicitiam dissuere, dissolvere, praecīdere
    • to close one's bank, give up banking: argentariam dissolvere (Caecin. 4. 11)
    • to pay one's debts: aes alienum dissolvere, exsolvere
    • to pay one's debts: nomina (cf. sect. XIII. 3) solvere, dissolvere, exsolvere
    • to pay one's old debts by making new: versurā solvere, dissolvere (Att. 5. 15. 2)
    • to break down a bridge: pontem dissolvere, rescindere, interscindere (B. G. 2. 9. 4)
    • to declare a magistrate's decisions null and void: acta rescindere, dissolvere (Phil. 13. 3. 5)
    • to refute charges: crimina diluere, dissolvere




  1. first-person singular present indicative of dissolver