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  1. first-person singular present indicative of restringere




From re- +‎ stringō (press, tighten, compress).



restringō (present infinitive restringere, perfect active restrīnxī, supine restrictum); third conjugation

  1. I draw back tightly, bind back or fast, tighten.
  2. I unfasten, unclose, open.
  3. (figuratively) I restrain, confine, restrict.


   Conjugation of restringo (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present restringō restringis restringit restringimus restringitis restringunt
imperfect restringēbam restringēbās restringēbat restringēbāmus restringēbātis restringēbant
future restringam restringēs restringet restringēmus restringētis restringent
perfect restrīnxī restrīnxistī restrīnxit restrīnximus restrīnxistis restrīnxērunt, restrīnxēre
pluperfect restrīnxeram restrīnxerās restrīnxerat restrīnxerāmus restrīnxerātis restrīnxerant
future perfect restrīnxerō restrīnxeris restrīnxerit restrīnxerimus restrīnxeritis restrīnxerint
passive present restringor restringeris, restringere restringitur restringimur restringiminī restringuntur
imperfect restringēbar restringēbāris, restringēbāre restringēbātur restringēbāmur restringēbāminī restringēbantur
future restringar restringēris, restringēre restringētur restringēmur restringēminī restringentur
perfect restrictus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect restrictus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect restrictus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present restringam restringās restringat restringāmus restringātis restringant
imperfect restringerem restringerēs restringeret restringerēmus restringerētis restringerent
perfect restrīnxerim restrīnxerīs restrīnxerit restrīnxerīmus restrīnxerītis restrīnxerint
pluperfect restrīnxissem restrīnxissēs restrīnxisset restrīnxissēmus restrīnxissētis restrīnxissent
passive present restringar restringāris, restringāre restringātur restringāmur restringāminī restringantur
imperfect restringerer restringerēris, restringerēre restringerētur restringerēmur restringerēminī restringerentur
perfect restrictus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect restrictus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present restringe restringite
future restringitō restringitō restringitōte restringuntō
passive present restringere restringiminī
future restringitor restringitor restringuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives restringere restrīnxisse restrictūrus esse restringī restrictus esse restrictum īrī
participles restringēns restrictūrus restrictus restringendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
restringere restringendī restringendō restringendum restrictum restrictū

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  • restringo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • restringo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • restringo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette