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From ab- (away from) +‎ terreō (frighten, terrify, alarm).



absterreō (present infinitive absterrēre, perfect active absterruī, supine absterritum); second conjugation

  1. I drive away, frighten away, deter, discourage.
  2. (figuratively) I remove, take away, withdraw, withhold.


   Conjugation of absterreō (second conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present absterreō absterrēs absterret absterrēmus absterrētis absterrent
imperfect absterrēbam absterrēbās absterrēbat absterrēbāmus absterrēbātis absterrēbant
future absterrēbō absterrēbis absterrēbit absterrēbimus absterrēbitis absterrēbunt
perfect absterruī absterruistī absterruit absterruimus absterruistis absterruērunt, absterruēre
pluperfect absterrueram absterruerās absterruerat absterruerāmus absterruerātis absterruerant
future perfect absterruerō absterrueris absterruerit absterruerimus absterrueritis absterruerint
passive present absterreor absterrēris, absterrēre absterrētur absterrēmur absterrēminī absterrentur
imperfect absterrēbar absterrēbāris, absterrēbāre absterrēbātur absterrēbāmur absterrēbāminī absterrēbantur
future absterrēbor absterrēberis, absterrēbere absterrēbitur absterrēbimur absterrēbiminī absterrēbuntur
perfect absterritus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect absterritus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect absterritus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present absterream absterreās absterreat absterreāmus absterreātis absterreant
imperfect absterrērem absterrērēs absterrēret absterrērēmus absterrērētis absterrērent
perfect absterruerim absterruerīs absterruerit absterruerīmus absterruerītis absterruerint
pluperfect absterruissem absterruissēs absterruisset absterruissēmus absterruissētis absterruissent
passive present absterrear absterreāris, absterreāre absterreātur absterreāmur absterreāminī absterreantur
imperfect absterrērer absterrērēris, absterrērēre absterrērētur absterrērēmur absterrērēminī absterrērentur
perfect absterritus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect absterritus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present absterrē absterrēte
future absterrētō absterrētō absterrētōte absterrentō
passive present absterrēre absterrēminī
future absterrētor absterrētor absterrentor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives absterrēre absterruisse absterritūrum esse absterrērī absterritum esse absterritum īrī
participles absterrēns absterritūrus absterritus absterrendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
absterrendī absterrendō absterrendum absterrendō absterritum absterritū

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