militate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīlitātus, from mīlitō. Originally meant "be a soldier; fight".

Verb[edit]

militate ‎(third-person singular simple present militates, present participle militating, simple past and past participle militated)

  1. To give force or effect toward; to influence.
    To militate in favor of a particular result.
    To militate against the possibility of his election.
  2. (obsolete) To fight.

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Esperanto[edit]

Adverb[edit]

militate

  1. present adverbial passive participle of militi

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

militate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of militare
  2. second-person plural imperative of militare
  3. feminine plural of militato

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

mīlitāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of mīlitātus