specto

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Etymology[edit]

Frequentative of speciō ‎(look at) via its passive participle spectus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

spectō ‎(present infinitive spectāre, perfect active spectāvī, supine spectātum); first conjugation

  1. I watch, observe, look at, see
  2. I test
  3. I consider

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of specto (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present spectō spectās spectat spectāmus spectātis spectant
imperfect spectābam spectābās spectābat spectābāmus spectābātis spectābant
future spectābō spectābis spectābit spectābimus spectābitis spectābunt
perfect spectāvī spectāvistī spectāvit spectāvimus spectāvistis spectāvērunt, spectāvēre
pluperfect spectāveram spectāverās spectāverat spectāverāmus spectāverātis spectāverant
future perfect spectāverō spectāveris spectāverit spectāverimus spectāveritis spectāverint
passive present spector spectāris, spectāre spectātur spectāmur spectāminī spectantur
imperfect spectābar spectābāris, spectābāre spectābātur spectābāmur spectābāminī spectābantur
future spectābor spectāberis, spectābere spectābitur spectābimur spectābiminī spectābuntur
perfect spectātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect spectātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect spectātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present spectem spectēs spectet spectēmus spectētis spectent
imperfect spectārem spectārēs spectāret spectārēmus spectārētis spectārent
perfect spectāverim spectāverīs spectāverit spectāverīmus spectāverītis spectāverint
pluperfect spectāvissem spectāvissēs spectāvisset spectāvissēmus spectāvissētis spectāvissent
passive present specter spectēris, spectēre spectētur spectēmur spectēminī spectentur
imperfect spectārer spectārēris, spectārēre spectārētur spectārēmur spectārēminī spectārentur
perfect spectātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect spectātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present spectā spectāte
future spectātō spectātō spectātōte spectantō
passive present spectāre spectāminī
future spectātor spectātor spectantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives spectāre spectāvisse spectātūrus esse spectārī spectātus esse spectātum īrī
participles spectāns spectātūrus spectātus spectandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
spectāre spectandī spectandō spectandum spectātum spectātū

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