Last modified on 15 April 2014, at 15:51

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From acus (a needle, a pin).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

present active acuō, present infinitive acuere, perfect active acuī, supine acūtum

  1. I make pointed, sharpen, whet
  2. I exercise, practice, improve
  3. I spur, stimulate, arouse
  4. (grammar) I put an acute accent on

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • acuo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879