perfluo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From per + fluō (flow).

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Verb[edit]

present active perfluō, present infinitive perfluere, perfect active perfluxī (no passive)

  1. (transitive) I flow or run through something.
  2. (intransitive) I flow or run through.
  3. (intransitive) I drip with something.
  4. (intransitive, of garments) I flow, stream or float.
  5. (intransitive, figuratively) I cannot keep a secret; I leak.

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References[edit]

  • perfluo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879