From ex- (out of, from) +‎ premō (press).



exprimō (present infinitive exprimere, perfect active expressī, supine expressum); third conjugation

  1. I squeeze out
  2. I press (out); I express
  3. I imitate or copy
  4. I pronounce or express


   Conjugation of exprimō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present exprimō exprimis exprimit exprimimus exprimitis exprimunt
imperfect exprimēbam exprimēbās exprimēbat exprimēbāmus exprimēbātis exprimēbant
future exprimam exprimēs exprimet exprimēmus exprimētis expriment
perfect expressī expressistī expressit expressimus expressistis expressērunt, expressēre
pluperfect expresseram expresserās expresserat expresserāmus expresserātis expresserant
future perfect expresserō expresseris expresserit expresserimus expresseritis expresserint
passive present exprimor exprimeris, exprimere exprimitur exprimimur exprimiminī exprimuntur
imperfect exprimēbar exprimēbāris, exprimēbāre exprimēbātur exprimēbāmur exprimēbāminī exprimēbantur
future exprimar exprimēris, exprimēre exprimētur exprimēmur exprimēminī exprimentur
perfect expressus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect expressus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect expressus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present exprimam exprimās exprimat exprimāmus exprimātis exprimant
imperfect exprimerem exprimerēs exprimeret exprimerēmus exprimerētis exprimerent
perfect expresserim expresserīs expresserit expresserīmus expresserītis expresserint
pluperfect expressissem expressissēs expressisset expressissēmus expressissētis expressissent
passive present exprimar exprimāris, exprimāre exprimātur exprimāmur exprimāminī exprimantur
imperfect exprimerer exprimerēris, exprimerēre exprimerētur exprimerēmur exprimerēminī exprimerentur
perfect expressus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect expressus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present exprime exprimite
future exprimitō exprimitō exprimitōte exprimuntō
passive present exprimere exprimiminī
future exprimitor exprimitor exprimuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives exprimere expressisse expressūrum esse exprimī expressum esse expressum īrī
participles exprimēns expressūrus expressus exprimendus, exprimundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
exprimendī exprimendō exprimendum exprimendō expressum expressū

Derived termsEdit



  • exprimo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • exprimo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • exprimo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to make a copy true to nature: aliquid ad verum exprimere
    • to express clearly, make a lifelike representation of a thing: exprimere aliquid verbis or oratione (vid. sect. VI. 3, note adumbrare...)
    • to translate literally, word for word (not verbo tenus): ad verbum transferre, exprimere
    • to translate literally, word for word (not verbo tenus): verbum e verbo exprimere
    • to pronounce the syllables distinctly: litteras exprimere (opp. obscurare)
  • exprimo in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016




  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of exprimir




  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of exprimir.