ab- (from, away from) +‎ sūmō (take; take up, assume)



absūmō (present infinitive absūmere, perfect active absūmpsī, supine absūmptum); third conjugation

  1. I take away, diminish.
  2. (of things) I consume, annihilate.
  3. (of people) I ruin, corrupt.
  4. I kill.


   Conjugation of absūmō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present absūmō absūmis absūmit absūmimus absūmitis absūmunt
imperfect absūmēbam absūmēbās absūmēbat absūmēbāmus absūmēbātis absūmēbant
future absūmam absūmēs absūmet absūmēmus absūmētis absūment
perfect absūmpsī absūmpsistī absūmpsit absūmpsimus absūmpsistis absūmpsērunt, absūmpsēre
pluperfect absūmpseram absūmpserās absūmpserat absūmpserāmus absūmpserātis absūmpserant
future perfect absūmpserō absūmpseris absūmpserit absūmpserimus absūmpseritis absūmpserint
passive present absūmor absūmeris, absūmere absūmitur absūmimur absūmiminī absūmuntur
imperfect absūmēbar absūmēbāris, absūmēbāre absūmēbātur absūmēbāmur absūmēbāminī absūmēbantur
future absūmar absūmēris, absūmēre absūmētur absūmēmur absūmēminī absūmentur
perfect absūmptus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect absūmptus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect absūmptus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present absūmam absūmās absūmat absūmāmus absūmātis absūmant
imperfect absūmerem absūmerēs absūmeret absūmerēmus absūmerētis absūmerent
perfect absūmpserim absūmpserīs absūmpserit absūmpserīmus absūmpserītis absūmpserint
pluperfect absūmpsissem absūmpsissēs absūmpsisset absūmpsissēmus absūmpsissētis absūmpsissent
passive present absūmar absūmāris, absūmāre absūmātur absūmāmur absūmāminī absūmantur
imperfect absūmerer absūmerēris, absūmerēre absūmerētur absūmerēmur absūmerēminī absūmerentur
perfect absūmptus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect absūmptus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present absūme absūmite
future absūmitō absūmitō absūmitōte absūmuntō
passive present absūmere absūmiminī
future absūmitor absūmitor absūmuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives absūmere absūmpsisse absūmptūrum esse absūmī absūmptum esse absūmptum īrī
participles absūmēns absūmptūrus absūmptus absūmendus, absūmundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
absūmendī absūmendō absūmendum absūmendō absūmptum absūmptū

Derived termsEdit


  • English: absume