Pregravate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Pregravate To bear down; to depress.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • pregravate To weigh heavily upon; bear down; depress.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. praegravatus, p. p. of praegravare, to be heavy upon, fr. praegravis, very heavy