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From vetus (old) +‎ -ēscō.


veterēscō (defective conjugation)

  1. I age, grow old


  • This verb is defective, with only those forms based on the first principal part.
   Conjugation of veteresco (third conjugation, defective)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present veterēscō veterēscis veterēscit veterēscimus veterēscitis veterēscunt
imperfect veterēscēbam veterēscēbās veterēscēbat veterēscēbāmus veterēscēbātis veterēscēbant
future veterēscam veterēscēs veterēscet veterēscēmus veterēscētis veterēscent
passive present veterēscor veterēsceris, veterēscere veterēscitur veterēscimur veterēsciminī veterēscuntur
imperfect veterēscēbar veterēscēbāris, veterēscēbāre veterēscēbātur veterēscēbāmur veterēscēbāminī veterēscēbantur
future veterēscar veterēscēris, veterēscēre veterēscētur veterēscēmur veterēscēminī veterēscentur
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present veterēscam veterēscās veterēscat veterēscāmus veterēscātis veterēscant
imperfect veterēscerem veterēscerēs veterēsceret veterēscerēmus veterēscerētis veterēscerent
passive present veterēscar veterēscāris, veterēscāre veterēscātur veterēscāmur veterēscāminī veterēscantur
imperfect veterēscerer veterēscerēris, veterēscerēre veterēscerētur veterēscerēmur veterēscerēminī veterēscerentur
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present veterēsce veterēscite
future veterēscitō veterēscitō veterēscitōte veterēscuntō
passive present veterēscere veterēsciminī
future veterēscitor veterēscitor veterēscuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives veterēscere veterēscī
participles veterēscēns veterēscendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
veterēscere veterēscendī veterēscendō veterēscendum

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