Indigitate
Indigitate In*dig"i*tate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Indigitated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Indigitating}.] To point out with the finger; to indicate. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

The depressing this finger, . . . in the right hand indigitates six hundred. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]


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  • Indigitate — In*dig i*tate, v. i. [Pref. in in + L. digitus finger.] To communicate ideas by the fingers; to show or compute by the fingers. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • indigitate — verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Medieval Latin indigitatus, past participle of indigitare (influenced in meaning by Latin digitus finger), from Latin indigitare, indigetare to invoke (a deity), from indiget , indiges native deity, from Old Latin… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Indigitated — Indigitate In*dig i*tate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Indigitated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Indigitating}.] To point out with the finger; to indicate. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The depressing this finger, . . . in the right hand indigitates six hundred. Sir T.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Indigitating — Indigitate In*dig i*tate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Indigitated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Indigitating}.] To point out with the finger; to indicate. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The depressing this finger, . . . in the right hand indigitates six hundred. Sir T.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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