LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

prō- +‎ stō

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

prōstō (present infinitive prōstāre, perfect active prōstitī, supine prōstātum); first conjugation, no passive

  1. I stand forth, stand out, project
  2. I offer for sale
  3. I prostitute (oneself)

ConjugationEdit

   Conjugation of prōstō (first conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present prōstō prōstās prōstat prōstāmus prōstātis prōstant
imperfect prōstābam prōstābās prōstābat prōstābāmus prōstābātis prōstābant
future prōstābō prōstābis prōstābit prōstābimus prōstābitis prōstābunt
perfect prōstitī prōstitistī prōstitit prōstitimus prōstitistis prōstitērunt,
prōstitēre
pluperfect prōstiteram prōstiterās prōstiterat prōstiterāmus prōstiterātis prōstiterant
future perfect prōstiterō prōstiteris prōstiterit prōstiterimus prōstiteritis prōstiterint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present prōstem prōstēs prōstet prōstēmus prōstētis prōstent
imperfect prōstārem prōstārēs prōstāret prōstārēmus prōstārētis prōstārent
perfect prōstiterim prōstiterīs prōstiterit prōstiterīmus prōstiterītis prōstiterint
pluperfect prōstitissem prōstitissēs prōstitisset prōstitissēmus prōstitissētis prōstitissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present prōstā prōstāte
future prōstātō prōstātō prōstātōte prōstantō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives prōstāre prōstitisse prōstātūrum esse
participles prōstāns prōstātūrus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
prōstandī prōstandō prōstandum prōstandō prōstātum prōstātū

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From prosty +‎ -o.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈprɔs.tɔ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔstɔ
  • Syllabification: pros‧to

AdverbEdit

prosto (not comparable)

  1. straight
  2. direct, directly

AdverbEdit

prosto (comparative prościej, superlative najprościej)

  1. simply

Further readingEdit

  • prosto in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • prosto in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /prôsto/
  • Hyphenation: pro‧sto

AdverbEdit

prȍsto (Cyrillic spelling про̏сто)

  1. rudely, uncivilly, grossly
  2. vulgarly, shamelessly, indecently
  3. just about, simply, just
  4. (Croatia, Kajkavian) freely, costlessly