Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search



Perfect passive participle of laxō (extend, open, undo).


laxātus m (feminine laxāta, neuter laxātum); first/second declension

  1. extended, having been extended.
  2. opened, having been opened.
  3. undone, having been undone.
  4. relaxed, having been relaxed.


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative laxātus laxāta laxātum laxātī laxātae laxāta
genitive laxātī laxātae laxātī laxātōrum laxātārum laxātōrum
dative laxātō laxātō laxātīs
accusative laxātum laxātam laxātum laxātōs laxātās laxāta
ablative laxātō laxātā laxātō laxātīs
vocative laxāte laxāta laxātum laxātī laxātae laxāta


  • laxatus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • laxatus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • laxatus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to fight in open order: laxatis (opp. confertis) ordinibus pugnare