cessant

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin cessans, present participle of cessare. See cease.

AdjectiveEdit

cessant (comparative more cessant, superlative most cessant)

  1. (obsolete) inactive; dormant
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SynonymsEdit

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for cessant in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

cessant

  1. present participle of cessar

FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cessant (feminine singular cessante, masculine plural cessants, feminine plural cessantes)

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Derived termsEdit


VerbEdit

cessant

  1. present participle of cesser

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

cessant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of cessō