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laten

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verb lat·en \ˈlā-tən\

Definition of laten

latened

latening

play \ˈlāt-niŋ, ˈlā-tən-iŋ\
  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to grow late

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to cause to grow late



1880

First Known Use of laten

1880

Rhymes with laten

Dayton, Drayton, greaten, Layton, Payton, Satan, straighten, straiten


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