everto

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ē (out of), short form of ex, + vertō (turn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active ēvertō, present infinitive ēvertere, perfect active ēvertī, supine ēversum

  1. I turn upside down, overturn, reverse.
  2. (rare) I upset, disturb, agitate, roil.
  3. I throw down, cause to fall.
  4. I destroy, ruin, subvert.
    1. (by extension, of political structures and institutions) I overthrow, overturn, upset.
  5. I drive out, expel.

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References[edit]

  • Morwood, James. A Latin Grammar. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999.