accite

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin accitus, past participle of accire, "to call for", formed from ad- + ciere "to move", "to call".

VerbEdit

accite (third-person singular simple present accites, present participle acciting, simple past and past participle accited)

  1. (transitive, obsolete) To summon.
    • Our heralds now accited all that were Endamaged by the Elians. - Chapman
  2. (transitive, obsolete) To quote.
  3. (transitive, obsolete) To excite.
  4. (transitive, obsolete) To induce.
    • 1600, William Shakespeare, Henry IV, Part 2:
      And what accites your most worshipful thought to think so?

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

accīte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of acciō
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