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Wicked men obey from fear; good men, from love.
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Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
transfix

Plural
es

transfix (es)
  1. (linguistics) A discontinuous affix, which occurs at more than one position in a word, typical of Semitic languages.

Verb

Infinitive
to transfix

Third person singular
transfix

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to transfix (third-person singular simple present transfix, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To render motionless, by arousing terror, amazement or awe.
  2. (transitive) To pierce with a sharp pointed weapon.
  3. (transitive) To fix or impale.

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