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reprehendo

LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From re- +‎ prehendō (catch, grasp).

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VerbEdit

present active reprehendō, present infinitive reprehendere, perfect active reprehendī, supine reprehensum

  1. I hold back, hold fast, take hold of, seize, catch.
  2. I hold fast, check, restrain; retrieve, recover, restore.
  3. I blame, find fault with, censure, reprove, rebuke, reprehend, scold.
  4. (law) I convict, pass judgment on, prosecute, reprimand.
  5. (rhetoric) I refute.

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ReferencesEdit

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

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

reprehendo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of reprehender.