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From re- +‎ prehendō ‎(catch, grasp).



reprehendō ‎(present infinitive reprehendere, perfect active reprehendī, supine reprehensum); third conjugation

  1. I hold back, hold fast, take hold of, seize, catch
  2. I hold fast, check, restrain; retrieve, recover, restore
  3. I blame, find fault with, censure, reprove, rebuke, reprehend, scold
  4. (law) I convict, pass judgment on, prosecute, reprimand
  5. (rhetoric) I refute


   Conjugation of reprehendo (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present reprehendō reprehendis reprehendit reprehendimus reprehenditis reprehendunt
imperfect reprehendēbam reprehendēbās reprehendēbat reprehendēbāmus reprehendēbātis reprehendēbant
future reprehendam reprehendēs reprehendet reprehendēmus reprehendētis reprehendent
perfect reprehendī reprehendistī reprehendit reprehendimus reprehendistis reprehendērunt, reprehendēre
pluperfect reprehenderam reprehenderās reprehenderat reprehenderāmus reprehenderātis reprehenderant
future perfect reprehenderō reprehenderis reprehenderit reprehenderimus reprehenderitis reprehenderint
passive present reprehendor reprehenderis, reprehendere reprehenditur reprehendimur reprehendiminī reprehenduntur
imperfect reprehendēbar reprehendēbāris, reprehendēbāre reprehendēbātur reprehendēbāmur reprehendēbāminī reprehendēbantur
future reprehendar reprehendēris, reprehendēre reprehendētur reprehendēmur reprehendēminī reprehendentur
perfect reprehensus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect reprehensus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect reprehensus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present reprehendam reprehendās reprehendat reprehendāmus reprehendātis reprehendant
imperfect reprehenderem reprehenderēs reprehenderet reprehenderēmus reprehenderētis reprehenderent
perfect reprehenderim reprehenderīs reprehenderit reprehenderīmus reprehenderītis reprehenderint
pluperfect reprehendissem reprehendissēs reprehendisset reprehendissēmus reprehendissētis reprehendissent
passive present reprehendar reprehendāris, reprehendāre reprehendātur reprehendāmur reprehendāminī reprehendantur
imperfect reprehenderer reprehenderēris, reprehenderēre reprehenderētur reprehenderēmur reprehenderēminī reprehenderentur
perfect reprehensus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect reprehensus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present reprehende reprehendite
future reprehenditō reprehenditō reprehenditōte reprehenduntō
passive present reprehendere reprehendiminī
future reprehenditor reprehenditor reprehenduntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives reprehendere reprehendisse reprehensūrus esse reprehendī reprehensus esse reprehensum īrī
participles reprehendēns reprehensūrus reprehensus reprehendendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
reprehendere reprehendendī reprehendendō reprehendendum reprehensum reprehensū

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




  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of reprehender.