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festinate

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English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] festīnātus

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to festinate

Third person singular
festinat

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to festinate (third-person singular simple present festinat, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (obsolete) To hurry.

Translations

Adjective

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Positive
festinate

Comparative
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  1. (obsolete) hurried, hasty
    • 1605: Advise the Duke where you are going, to a most festinate preparation — William Shakespeare, King Lear III.vii

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