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flaccēscō (present infinitive flaccēscere, perfect active flaccuī); third conjugation, no passive

  1. I wilt or wither, droop or languish
  2. I (begin to) flag


   Conjugation of flaccesco (third conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present flaccēscō flaccēscis flaccēscit flaccēscimus flaccēscitis flaccēscunt
imperfect flaccēscēbam flaccēscēbās flaccēscēbat flaccēscēbāmus flaccēscēbātis flaccēscēbant
future flaccēscam flaccēscēs flaccēscet flaccēscēmus flaccēscētis flaccēscent
perfect flaccuī flaccuistī flaccuit flaccuimus flaccuistis flaccuērunt, flaccuēre
pluperfect flaccueram flaccuerās flaccuerat flaccuerāmus flaccuerātis flaccuerant
future perfect flaccuerō flaccueris flaccuerit flaccuerimus flaccueritis flaccuerint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present flaccēscam flaccēscās flaccēscat flaccēscāmus flaccēscātis flaccēscant
imperfect flaccēscerem flaccēscerēs flaccēsceret flaccēscerēmus flaccēscerētis flaccēscerent
perfect flaccuerim flaccuerīs flaccuerit flaccuerīmus flaccuerītis flaccuerint
pluperfect flaccuissem flaccuissēs flaccuisset flaccuissēmus flaccuissētis flaccuissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present flaccēsce flaccēscite
future flaccēscitō flaccēscitō flaccēscitōte flaccēscuntō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives flaccēscere flaccuisse
participles flaccēscēns
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
flaccēscere flaccēscendī flaccēscendō flaccēscendum

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  • flaccesco in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • flaccesco in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • flaccesco” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • flaccesco in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016