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(Classical) IPA(key): /liˈkʷeːs.koː/, [lɪˈkᶣeːs.koː]


liquēscō (defective conjugation)

  1. I melt, liquefy
    • 29 BCE – 19 BCE, Virgil, Aeneid 8.445
      Fluit aes riuis aurique metallum, uulnificusque chalybs uasta fornace liquescit.
      Bronze and golden ore flowed in streams, and steel, that deals wounds, melted in a vast furnace.


   Conjugation of liquesco (third conjugation, defective)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present liquēscō liquēscis liquēscit liquēscimus liquēscitis liquēscunt
imperfect liquēscēbam liquēscēbās liquēscēbat liquēscēbāmus liquēscēbātis liquēscēbant
future liquēscam liquēscēs liquēscet liquēscēmus liquēscētis liquēscent
passive present liquēscor liquēsceris, liquēscere liquēscitur liquēscimur liquēsciminī liquēscuntur
imperfect liquēscēbar liquēscēbāris, liquēscēbāre liquēscēbātur liquēscēbāmur liquēscēbāminī liquēscēbantur
future liquēscar liquēscēris, liquēscēre liquēscētur liquēscēmur liquēscēminī liquēscentur
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present liquēscam liquēscās liquēscat liquēscāmus liquēscātis liquēscant
imperfect liquēscerem liquēscerēs liquēsceret liquēscerēmus liquēscerētis liquēscerent
passive present liquēscar liquēscāris, liquēscāre liquēscātur liquēscāmur liquēscāminī liquēscantur
imperfect liquēscerer liquēscerēris, liquēscerēre liquēscerētur liquēscerēmur liquēscerēminī liquēscerentur
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present liquēsce liquēscite
future liquēscitō liquēscitō liquēscitōte liquēscuntō
passive present liquēscere liquēsciminī
future liquēscitor liquēscitor liquēscuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives liquēscere liquēscī
participles liquēscēns liquēscendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
liquēscere liquēscendī liquēscendō liquēscendum