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profero

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From prō (in front of) + ferō (carry, bear).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

present active prōferō, present infinitive prōferre, perfect active prōtulī, supine prōlātum ([[irregular]])

  1. I bring out, bring forth.
  2. I appear, show myself.
  3. I offer, proffer.
  4. I stretch out, extend.
  5. (military) I march on, advance.
  6. (figuratively) I produce, induce growth.
  7. I utter, pronounce.
  8. I put off, defer, adjourn.
  9. (painting) I bring out, represent distinctly.
  10. (figuratively, with se) I raise or elevate myself from a lower station.
  11. I make known, publicize.
  12. I discover, invent, reveal.
  13. I quote, cite, mention.
  14. I impel.
  15. I prolong.

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ReferencesEdit

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