I.to make utterly bad, to spoil completely, to ruin (eccl. Lat.): “plebem,” Vulg. Ecclus. 36, 11: “teipsumpessimabis,” id. ib. 38, 22.—Pass.: “pessimabor,” Vulg. Ecclus. 11, 26.
A Latin Dictionary. Founded on Andrews' edition of Freund's Latin dictionary. revised, enlarged, and in great part rewritten by. Charlton T. Lewis, Ph.D. and. Charles Short, LL.D. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1879.
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