ostendo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From obs- for ob (before) + tendō (I stretch).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active ostendō, present infinitive ostendere, perfect active ostendī, supine ostentum

  1. I expose to view, exhibit, show.

Inflection[edit]

  • The supine form also appears as ostensum.

References[edit]

  • ostendo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • ostend in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911