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  1. first-person singular present indicative form of obliquar



Borrowed from Latin obliquus.


obliquo (feminine singular obliqua, masculine plural obliqui, feminine plural oblique)

  1. oblique
  2. slanting (writing)

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From oblīquus (slanting)



oblīquō (present infinitive oblīquāre, perfect active oblīquāvī, supine oblīquātum); first conjugation

  1. I turn obliquely, twist aside.
  2. (figuratively) I dissemble, speak evasively.


   Conjugation of obliquo (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present oblīquō oblīquās oblīquat oblīquāmus oblīquātis oblīquant
imperfect oblīquābam oblīquābās oblīquābat oblīquābāmus oblīquābātis oblīquābant
future oblīquābō oblīquābis oblīquābit oblīquābimus oblīquābitis oblīquābunt
perfect oblīquāvī oblīquāvistī oblīquāvit oblīquāvimus oblīquāvistis oblīquāvērunt, oblīquāvēre
pluperfect oblīquāveram oblīquāverās oblīquāverat oblīquāverāmus oblīquāverātis oblīquāverant
future perfect oblīquāverō oblīquāveris oblīquāverit oblīquāverimus oblīquāveritis oblīquāverint
passive present oblīquor oblīquāris, oblīquāre oblīquātur oblīquāmur oblīquāminī oblīquantur
imperfect oblīquābar oblīquābāris, oblīquābāre oblīquābātur oblīquābāmur oblīquābāminī oblīquābantur
future oblīquābor oblīquāberis, oblīquābere oblīquābitur oblīquābimur oblīquābiminī oblīquābuntur
perfect oblīquātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect oblīquātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect oblīquātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present oblīquem oblīquēs oblīquet oblīquēmus oblīquētis oblīquent
imperfect oblīquārem oblīquārēs oblīquāret oblīquārēmus oblīquārētis oblīquārent
perfect oblīquāverim oblīquāverīs oblīquāverit oblīquāverīmus oblīquāverītis oblīquāverint
pluperfect oblīquāvissem oblīquāvissēs oblīquāvisset oblīquāvissēmus oblīquāvissētis oblīquāvissent
passive present oblīquer oblīquēris, oblīquēre oblīquētur oblīquēmur oblīquēminī oblīquentur
imperfect oblīquārer oblīquārēris, oblīquārēre oblīquārētur oblīquārēmur oblīquārēminī oblīquārentur
perfect oblīquātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect oblīquātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present oblīquā oblīquāte
future oblīquātō oblīquātō oblīquātōte oblīquantō
passive present oblīquāre oblīquāminī
future oblīquātor oblīquātor oblīquantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives oblīquāre oblīquāvisse oblīquātūrus esse oblīquārī oblīquātus esse oblīquātum īrī
participles oblīquāns oblīquātūrus oblīquātus oblīquandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
oblīquāre oblīquandī oblīquandō oblīquandum oblīquātum oblīquātū

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  • obliquo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • obliquo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • obliquo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to run obliquely down the hill: obliquo monte decurrere