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See also: ímpeto



From Latin impetus.



impeto m (plural impeti)

  1. force, impetus, violence
    Synonyms: forza, violenza
  2. impulse, surge, heat, transport
    Synonym: impulso

Related terms[edit]


Further reading[edit]

  • impeto in – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana



From in- +‎ petō.



impetō (present infinitive impetere, supine impetītum); third conjugation, no perfect stem

  1. I rush upon, assail, attack


   Conjugation of impetō (third conjugation, no perfect stem)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present impetō impetis impetit impetimus impetitis impetunt
imperfect impetēbam impetēbās impetēbat impetēbāmus impetēbātis impetēbant
future impetam impetēs impetet impetēmus impetētis impetent
passive present impetor impeteris, impetere impetitur impetimur impetiminī impetuntur
imperfect impetēbar impetēbāris, impetēbāre impetēbātur impetēbāmur impetēbāminī impetēbantur
future impetar impetēris, impetēre impetētur impetēmur impetēminī impetentur
perfect impetītus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect impetītus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect impetītus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present impetam impetās impetat impetāmus impetātis impetant
imperfect impeterem impeterēs impeteret impeterēmus impeterētis impeterent
passive present impetar impetāris, impetāre impetātur impetāmur impetāminī impetantur
imperfect impeterer impeterēris, impeterēre impeterētur impeterēmur impeterēminī impeterentur
perfect impetītus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect impetītus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present impete impetite
future impetitō impetitō impetitōte impetuntō
passive present impetere impetiminī
future impetitor impetitor impetuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives impetere impetītūrum esse impetī impetītum esse impetītum īrī
participles impetēns impetītūrus impetītus impetendus, impetundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
impetendī impetendō impetendum impetendō impetītum impetītū

Derived terms[edit]


  • impeto in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • impeto in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • impeto in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016



impeto m (plural impetos)

  1. Obsolete spelling of ímpeto