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se·ques·trate

 (sē′kwĭ-strāt′, sĕk′wĭ-, sĭ-kwĕs′trāt′)
tr.v. se·ques·trat·ed, se·ques·trat·ing, se·ques·trates
To sequester.

[Middle English sequestraten, from Latin sequestrāre, sequestrāt-, to give up for safekeeping; see sequester.]

sequestrate

(sɪˈkwɛstreɪt)
vb (tr)
1. (Law) law a variant of sequester3
2. (Law) chiefly Scots law
a. to place (the property of a bankrupt) in the hands of a trustee for the benefit of his creditors
b. to render (a person) bankrupt
3. archaic to seclude or separate
[C16: from Late Latin sequestrāre to sequester]
sequestrator n

sequestrate


Past participle: sequestrated
Gerund: sequestrating

Imperative
sequestrate
sequestrate
Present
I sequestrate
you sequestrate
he/she/it sequestrates
we sequestrate
you sequestrate
they sequestrate
Preterite
I sequestrated
you sequestrated
he/she/it sequestrated
we sequestrated
you sequestrated
they sequestrated
Present Continuous
I am sequestrating
you are sequestrating
he/she/it is sequestrating
we are sequestrating
you are sequestrating
they are sequestrating
Present Perfect
I have sequestrated
you have sequestrated
he/she/it has sequestrated
we have sequestrated
you have sequestrated
they have sequestrated
Past Continuous
I was sequestrating
you were sequestrating
he/she/it was sequestrating
we were sequestrating
you were sequestrating
they were sequestrating
Past Perfect
I had sequestrated
you had sequestrated
he/she/it had sequestrated
we had sequestrated
you had sequestrated
they had sequestrated
Future
I will sequestrate
you will sequestrate
he/she/it will sequestrate
we will sequestrate
you will sequestrate
they will sequestrate
Future Perfect
I will have sequestrated
you will have sequestrated
he/she/it will have sequestrated
we will have sequestrated
you will have sequestrated
they will have sequestrated
Future Continuous
I will be sequestrating
you will be sequestrating
he/she/it will be sequestrating
we will be sequestrating
you will be sequestrating
they will be sequestrating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been sequestrating
you have been sequestrating
he/she/it has been sequestrating
we have been sequestrating
you have been sequestrating
they have been sequestrating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been sequestrating
you will have been sequestrating
he/she/it will have been sequestrating
we will have been sequestrating
you will have been sequestrating
they will have been sequestrating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been sequestrating
you had been sequestrating
he/she/it had been sequestrating
we had been sequestrating
you had been sequestrating
they had been sequestrating
Conditional
I would sequestrate
you would sequestrate
he/she/it would sequestrate
we would sequestrate
you would sequestrate
they would sequestrate
Past Conditional
I would have sequestrated
you would have sequestrated
he/she/it would have sequestrated
we would have sequestrated
you would have sequestrated
they would have sequestrated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.sequestrate - keep away from others; "He sequestered himself in his study to write a book"
isolate, insulate - place or set apart; "They isolated the political prisoners from the other inmates"
adjourn, retire, withdraw - break from a meeting or gathering; "We adjourned for lunch"; "The men retired to the library"
2.sequestrate - set apart from others; "The dentist sequesters the tooth he is working on"
disunite, separate, part, divide - force, take, or pull apart; "He separated the fighting children"; "Moses parted the Red Sea"

sequestrate

verb
To put into solitude:
Translations

sequestrate

[sɪˈkwestreɪt] VTsecuestrar

sequestrate

[ˈsiːkwɛstreɪt] vt [+ assets, property] → mettre sous séquestre

sequestrate

vt (Jur) → sequestrieren

sequestrate

[sɪˈkwɛstreɪt] vtsequestrare, confiscare
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