Definition of absterreo
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Orthography ID = 2000286
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LNS
absterreō, absterrēre, absterruī, absterritus
abs, terreo
verb (2nd conjugation)
  1. to drive away by terrifying, to frighten away, to deter
  2. to take away, remove, withdraw
Abbreviations
abs-terreo, ui, itum, 2, v. a., to drive away by terrifying, to frighten away, to deter (by fear): patrem, Plaut. Most. 2, 1, 74; so Ter. Andr. 3, 1, 14: neminem a congressu meo neque janitor meus neque somnus absterruit, Cic. Planc. 27: homines a pecuniis capiendis, Cic. Verr. 2, 2, 58; so Hor. S. 2, 5, 83; Liv. 5, 41; Suet. Caes. 20 al.

—With de: ut de frumento anseres absterreret, Plaut. Truc. 2, 1, 41.

—With simple abl.: lenonem aedibus, Titin. ap. Non. 95, 1: teneros animos vitiis, Hor. S. 1, 4, 128; so Tac. A. 12, 45 al.

— Transf. with an abstract object, to take away, remove, withdraw: pabula amoris sibi, Lucr. 4, 1064: satum genitalem cuiquam, id. 4, 1233: auctum, id. 5, 846.
 
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