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terreo

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

terreo m (feminine terrea, masculine plural terrei, feminine plural terree)

  1. sallow, ashen, wan

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *tres-, extended form of Proto-Indo-European *ter-. Cognate with Avestan [script needed] (trərəsaiti), Ancient Greek τρέω (tréō), Old Irish tarrach, Lithuanian trišu, Latvian trisēt, Old Church Slavonic трѧсти (tręsti), Sanskrit त्रसति (trasati)

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VerbEdit

present active terreō, present infinitive terrēre, perfect active terruī, supine territum

  1. I frighten, terrify, alarm.
  2. I deter by terror, scare (away).

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ReferencesEdit

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