cogitate

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cōgitāt-, the perfect passive participial stem of the verb cōgitō (I think).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

cogitate (third-person singular simple present cogitates, present participle cogitating, simple past and past participle cogitated)

  1. (intransitive) To meditate, to ponder, to think deeply.
  2. (transitive) To consider, to devise.

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ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

cogitate

  1. inflection of cogitare:
    1. second-person plural present indicative
    2. second-person plural imperative

Etymology 2Edit

ParticipleEdit

cogitate f pl

  1. feminine plural of cogitato

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

cōgitāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of cōgitō

ParticipleEdit

cōgitāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of cōgitātus

ReferencesEdit

  • cogitate in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cogitate in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cogitate in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette