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From re- (back, again) +‎ scīscō (seek to know; learn; approve).



rescīscō (present infinitive rescīscere, perfect active rescīvī, supine rescītum); third conjugation

  1. I learn, find out, get to know of, bring to light, ascertain something

Usage notes[edit]

  • Often in constructions using , the accusative and infinitive or an indirect question.


   Conjugation of rescisco (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present rescīscō rescīscis rescīscit rescīscimus rescīscitis rescīscunt
imperfect rescīscēbam rescīscēbās rescīscēbat rescīscēbāmus rescīscēbātis rescīscēbant
future rescīscam rescīscēs rescīscet rescīscēmus rescīscētis rescīscent
perfect rescīvī rescīvistī rescīvit rescīvimus rescīvistis rescīvērunt, rescīvēre
pluperfect rescīveram rescīverās rescīverat rescīverāmus rescīverātis rescīverant
future perfect rescīverō rescīveris rescīverit rescīverimus rescīveritis rescīverint
passive present rescīscor rescīsceris, rescīscere rescīscitur rescīscimur rescīsciminī rescīscuntur
imperfect rescīscēbar rescīscēbāris, rescīscēbāre rescīscēbātur rescīscēbāmur rescīscēbāminī rescīscēbantur
future rescīscar rescīscēris, rescīscēre rescīscētur rescīscēmur rescīscēminī rescīscentur
perfect rescītus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect rescītus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect rescītus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present rescīscam rescīscās rescīscat rescīscāmus rescīscātis rescīscant
imperfect rescīscerem rescīscerēs rescīsceret rescīscerēmus rescīscerētis rescīscerent
perfect rescīverim rescīverīs rescīverit rescīverīmus rescīverītis rescīverint
pluperfect rescīvissem rescīvissēs rescīvisset rescīvissēmus rescīvissētis rescīvissent
passive present rescīscar rescīscāris, rescīscāre rescīscātur rescīscāmur rescīscāminī rescīscantur
imperfect rescīscerer rescīscerēris, rescīscerēre rescīscerētur rescīscerēmur rescīscerēminī rescīscerentur
perfect rescītus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect rescītus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present rescīsce rescīscite
future rescīscitō rescīscitō rescīscitōte rescīscuntō
passive present rescīscere rescīsciminī
future rescīscitor rescīscitor rescīscuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives rescīscere rescīvisse rescītūrus esse rescīscī rescītus esse rescītum īrī
participles rescīscēns rescītūrus rescītus rescīscendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
rescīscere rescīscendī rescīscendō rescīscendum rescītum rescītū

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