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  1. first-person singular present indicative of rescindere




From re- (back) +‎ scindō (cut, tear asunder; separate).



rescindō (present infinitive rescindere, perfect active rescidī, supine rescissum); third conjugation

  1. I cut off, cut or break down or back, cut or tear open or loose.
  2. (figuratively) I annul, abolish, abrogate, cancel, revoke, repeal, rescind.


   Conjugation of rescindo (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present rescindō rescindis rescindit rescindimus rescinditis rescindunt
imperfect rescindēbam rescindēbās rescindēbat rescindēbāmus rescindēbātis rescindēbant
future rescindam rescindēs rescindet rescindēmus rescindētis rescindent
perfect rescidī rescidistī rescidit rescidimus rescidistis rescidērunt, rescidēre
pluperfect rescideram resciderās resciderat resciderāmus resciderātis resciderant
future perfect resciderō rescideris resciderit resciderimus rescideritis resciderint
passive present rescindor rescinderis, rescindere rescinditur rescindimur rescindiminī rescinduntur
imperfect rescindēbar rescindēbāris, rescindēbāre rescindēbātur rescindēbāmur rescindēbāminī rescindēbantur
future rescindar rescindēris, rescindēre rescindētur rescindēmur rescindēminī rescindentur
perfect rescissus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect rescissus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect rescissus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present rescindam rescindās rescindat rescindāmus rescindātis rescindant
imperfect rescinderem rescinderēs rescinderet rescinderēmus rescinderētis rescinderent
perfect resciderim resciderīs resciderit resciderīmus resciderītis resciderint
pluperfect rescidissem rescidissēs rescidisset rescidissēmus rescidissētis rescidissent
passive present rescindar rescindāris, rescindāre rescindātur rescindāmur rescindāminī rescindantur
imperfect rescinderer rescinderēris, rescinderēre rescinderētur rescinderēmur rescinderēminī rescinderentur
perfect rescissus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect rescissus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present rescinde rescindite
future rescinditō rescinditō rescinditōte rescinduntō
passive present rescindere rescindiminī
future rescinditor rescinditor rescinduntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives rescindere rescidisse rescissūrus esse rescindī rescissus esse rescissum īrī
participles rescindēns rescissūrus rescissus rescindendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
rescindere rescindendī rescindendō rescindendum rescissum rescissū


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  • rescindo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • rescindo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • rescindo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to declare a will to be null and void: testamentum rescindere
    • to break down a bridge: pontem dissolvere, rescindere, interscindere (B. G. 2. 9. 4)
    • to declare a magistrate's decisions null and void: acta rescindere, dissolvere (Phil. 13. 3. 5)
    • to rescind a decision: iudicium rescindere
    • to rescind a decision: res iudicatas rescindere (Cic. Sull. 22. 63)




  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of rescindir




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