[ lat-n-eyt ]
/ ˈlæt nˌeɪt /
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of, like, pertaining to, or derived from Latin.
SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
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Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?
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How to use Latinate in a sentence
He is known to be difficult, because of his love of the Latinate, and his non-linear, digressive, even symphonic, narrative style.Nigeria’s Larger-Than-Life Nobel Laureate Chronicles a Fascinating Life|Chimamanda Adichie|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for Latinate
/ (ˈlætɪˌneɪt) /
(of writing, vocabulary, etc) imitative of or derived from Latin
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